The Fifth Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Friday, June 14, 2018 at 7:15 am in Valley Stream.
According to detectives, a 19 year old male victim was walking on Hoffman Street in the vicinity of Central Avenue when he was approached by an unknown male subject wearing a surgical type mask covering his mouth. The subject then displayed a box cutter type knife with a red handle and demanded cash. The victim complied and handed over an undisclosed amount of US currency. The subject then cut the victim on the left side of his face causing lacerations. The subject than ran north on North Waldinger Street with the proceeds. The victim continued home to his nearby residence and called the police. He refused medical treatment for his injuries.
The subject is best described as being male, unknown race, 5’11” – 6’0” tall, stocky build, dark side burns, dark blue hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans.
Detectives request that anyone with information regarding the above crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det.Marciano/FifthSquad 06/16/18/1100/8348