Second Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred in Hicksville on Sunday, 11/26/17 at 5:35 P.M.
According to detectives, a male victim, 33, while walking from the Broadway Mall, was approached on James St./Sackett St., by three male subjects. The subjects knocked the victim to the ground, punched him and went through his pockets. Use of a gun was threatened but none displayed. The subjects fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction, with the victim’s cell phone and wallet, containing cash.
No injuries were reported.
Subjects #1 and 2 are described as male blacks in their late teens, approximately 5’11” tall with thin builds, wearing a gray hooded sweat jacket and a white hooded sweat jacket. Subject #2 is a male Hispanic, late teens, 5’10” tall,approximately 200 lbs. and wearing a gray hooded sweat jacket. No further description is available.
Detectives request anyonewith information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det.Oberg/SecondSquad 11/27/17/0040/7740
Jessai Cortes, 17, and Wanya Canty, 16, of 525 Convent Road, Syosset were charged with Robbery 2ndDegree. Cortes was previously arraigned. Canty will be arraigned Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at First District Court, Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Oberg/2ndSQD 12/04/17/2330/8688