Valley Stream Man Arrested for Mugging Senior Citizen
The Fourth Squad reports an arrest for Robbery which occurred on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 9:58 A.M. in Valley Stream.
Valley Stream, NY - April 24th, 2014 - The Fourth Squad reports an arrest for Robbery which occurred on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at 9:58 A.M. in Valley Stream.
According to detectives, Quaseem M. Talbot, 22, of 92 Ormonde Boulevard, Valley Stream approached a male victim, 66, as he was getting into his car which was parked on Ormonde Boulevard. Talbot demanded cash and displayed a black revolver in his waistband. The victim pushed the defendant and ran as a witness called police. The suspect fled on foot and was located by Fourth Precinct Officers at Merrick Road and Hook Creek Boulevard where he was placed under arrest without incident. He was in possession of a scalpel. No gun was recovered.
Talbot is charged with Robbery 1st degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd degree. He will be arraigned on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at First District Court in Hempstead.