The First Squad reports thearrest of two men for a Robbery that occurred at 10:00pm on Saturday, October21, 2017 in East Meadow.
According to Detectives, thetwo defendants entered the Sonic restaurant located at 1724 Hempstead Turnpike,announced a robbery, threatened the use of a weapon (none displayed) andordered all occupants to the floor. At that time, an off-duty MTA PoliceOfficer, who was present took immediate police action and placed bothdefendants under arrest without incident. No injuries were reported.
Defendants Victor Garrison,17, of 18 Robert Street Freeport and Edwin Pierre, 18, of 24 Layton StreetFreeport are both charged with two counts of Robbery 2nd Degree. They will be arraigned Sunday, October 22, 2017 in First District Court 99 MainStreet Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Skrynecki /1st Sqd. 10/22/17/0737/7990