First Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred in Uniondale on Saturday, 08/15/15 at 8:30 A.M.
According to detectives, two male subjects, armed with a handgun and a knife, approached a female victim, 36, while on Greengrove Ave./Hempstead Blvd. and demanded money. One of the subjects grabbed the victim around her throat, putting the knife to it while the other subject put the gun to her head. When the victim responded that she did not have money, the subject hit her thumb with the knife causing an abrasion. The subjects’ took the victim’s cell phone and handbag containing I.D.’s and personal papers and fled in a light colored four door sedan, which was parked westbound on Hempstead Blvd.
No other injuries were reported.
Both subjects are described as male blacks in their early 20’s, wearing black clothing and black masks. No further description is available.
Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.