The Second Squad reports the Arrest of a Huntington Station man for Robbery that occurred on Sunday, May 10, 2020 at 7:25 p.m. in Jericho.
According to detectives, defendant Barry Costa, 63, of 127 E. Third St., entered the Speedway Gas Station located at 60 Jericho Turnpike. Once inside, he approached the teller and placed his hand in his pocket as if he had a gun. He then went behind the counter and took lottery tickets, cigarettes and currency from the register. The defendant then fled the scene on foot.
After an investigation, Barry Costa was placed under arrest without incident at Jericho Motel on Monday, May 11, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.
Barry Costa is charged with Robbery 3rd degree. He will be arraigned on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 in Mineola.
Details by: Det. Schackne/2nd Squad 05/11/20/2152/8751