First Squad detectives are investigating a Robbery that occurred on Monday, March 16, 2020 at 6:14 pm in Uniondale.
According to detectives, an unknown male entered We Fix Phones located at 1174 Front Street. The male asked an employee to view several cell phones and then exited the store. A short time later the male returned and again asked to view two cell phones. The subject indicated that he would be purchasing the phones and was asked about a method of payment. The subjected said he was going to pay with a credit card. He reached into his pocket, removed a sharp object and swung it at the victim. The male victim, 32, suffered a laceration to his left hand. The subject removed the two cell phones and fled northbound on Manor Parkway.
The victim was treated at an area hospital and released.
The subject is described as a male black, approximately 20 years old. He was wearing a black jacket.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above incident to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Ruvolo/1st Sqd. 03/16/20/2200/8688