The Fifth Squad is investigating a Robbery which occurred on Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 7:35 am in Valley Stream.
According to detectives, the male victim, age 29, arranged to meet two subjects at 2034 Green Acres Mall, Sunrise Highway, in Valley Stream, to sell clothing items. The meeting was arranged through a social media site known as “Let It Go”. The first subject asked the victim to see the items being sold. When the victim bent down to retrieve the items from his book bag, subject 1 and subject 2 began to punch him in his face and body. Subject 1 then took the book bag which contained the merchandise and fled on foot southbound on Mayfield Lane in Valley Stream. Both subjects are described as male blacks between 20-25 years of age. The victim refused medical attention.
Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.