The Major Case Bureau is investigating a Robbery that occurred on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 4:22 pm in East Meadow.
According to Robbery Squad Detectives, an unknown male white entered the Peoples United Bank located at 2425 Hempstead Turnpike within the Stop & Shop Supermarket. The subject approached the teller and passed a note demanding money. The teller complied and the subject fled the scene on foot southbound with an undisclosed amount of US currency. The subject is described as a white male, in his 40’s, 5’6”–5’7” tall, 190 lbs., with black hair, black and white colored full beard, and medium complexion. He was wearing a light blue knit cap (with white “National Grid” logo), navy blue ski jacket, navy blue hoodie and dark pants.
There were 2 employees and no customers inside the bank at the time of the robbery. There were no reported injuries.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous
Details by: Det. Mercado/Robbery Squad 3/22/2019/0045/8834
Robbery Squad-Major Case Bureau reports the Arrest of James L. Stack, 38, of Hempstead for the above Robbery. He is charged with Robbery 3rd Degree. He will be arraigned on Thursday, April 18, 1029 at First District Court, Hempstead.
Det. Mercado/Robbery Sqd 04/18/19/0130/8751
Robbery Squad-Major Case Bureau reports the arrests of Kenneth Amblo, 47, of Hicksville and Daniel Jacobs, 40, of Plainview. Both defendants have been charged with Robbery 3rd Degree. Both defendants have also been charged with two (2) counts of Grand Larceny 4th Degree from an unrelated case. They will be arraigned on Wednesday, May 01, 2019 at First District Court, 99 Main Street in Hempstead.
Details by Det. Mercado/Robbery Sqd 05/01/19/1100/8812