Third Squad Detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred on February 15th, 2019 at 7:15 P.M. in Mineola.
According to detectives, a 36 year old male victim had agreed to sell an Apple Macbook to an unknown subject over the retail website letgo.com. Two subjects arrived at an agreed upon location on Old Country Road and paid for the Macbook in cash. The victim questioned if the cash was counterfeit. At this point a male black subject, approximately six feet tall, one hundred eighty pounds, wearing a black shirt and black Adidas pants got out of his vehicle and forcibly removed the Macbook from the victims hands. The suspect got back into his vehicle, a black Acura, and fled northbound on Willis Avenue. The victim did not suffer any injuries. The other subject is described as a male black, twenty to thirty years old.
Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All calls will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det Pichardo/3rd Squad 02/24/19/1005/8970