Robbery Squad detectives report the Arrest of a homeless man for Robbery that occurred on Wednesday, June 05, 2019 at 11:55 a.m. in Cedarhurst.
According to detectives, a male black subject entered the Wells Fargo bank located at 464 Central Avenue and passed a note to a teller demanding money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of currency, he fled the bank on foot. No injuries were reported.
A description of the subject was broadcast and a short time later a Fourth Precinct officer located him in front of 331 Rockaway Turnpike, North Lawrence and placed him under arrest without incident.
The defendant, Michael Shawky-Mikhail, 33, is charged with Robbery 3rd Degree. He will be arraigned on Thursday, June 06, 2019 at First District Court, Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Parpan/Robbery Squad 06/06/19/0045/8751