The Second Squad reports the arrest of a Uniondale man for a Robbery that occurred on Thursday, August 22, 2019 at 8:35 PM in Farmingdale.
According to detectives, defendant Michael Ammino, 40, of 172 Manor Parkway, entered the Valero gas station located at 545 Conklin Street. Defendant Ammino approached the male store clerk and demanded a pack of cigars located behind the counter. The defendant motioned towards his waistband and threatened to shoot the victim if he did not comply. The victim complied and defendant Ammino fled on foot northbound towards the Long Island Railroad Station with the cigars. Defendant Ammino was located by police a short time later and placed in custody without further incident. There were no reported injuries at scene.
Defendant Michael Ammino is charged with Robbery 3rd degree and Menacing 3rd degree. He will be arraigned on Friday, August 23, 2019 at First District Court, Hempstead.
Details by: Det/Sgt. Bunster/2nd Squad 08/23/19