The Third Squad reports the Arrest of a Lawrence man for a Robbery that occurred on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 4:40 AM in New Cassel.
According to Detectives, Third Precinct Officers responded to a Robbery at Old Country Road and State Street. Upon arrival, a male victim, 27, told police that a male subject entered Mystique Hookah Lounge, located at 973 Old Country Road, where he is employed as manager, and caused a disturbance. The subject was asked to leave. He refused and took the victim’s hat off of his head and then fled the location. The victim followed the subject eastbound on Old Country Road to get his hat back. The subject saw him and punched him in the face and then took his I-phone, which had fallen out of his pocket, and fled again. Officers located the subject and he was placed under arrest without further incident.
Luis Lopez is charged with Robbery 2nd Degree and Grand Larceny 4th Degree. He will be arraigned on Monday, January 27, 2020 at First District Court in Hempstead.
Details By Det. Grillo/3rd Sqd 01/26/20/1000/8931