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Three Men Wanted for Threatening Victim with Machete, Stealing Credit Cards

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the men who robbed a male victim with a machete last year.

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Bay Shore, NY - July 3rd, 2014 -  Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the men who robbed a male victim with a machete last year.

On Sunday, September 29, 2013, three Hispanic men jumped out of a silver minivan and robbed a male victim that was walking on Stein Drive in North Bay Shore at approximately 12:30 a.m.  The suspects threatened the victim with a machete and stole his wallet containing cash and a debit card.

Shortly after the robbery, the suspects used the stolen card at the 7-Eleven located on Union Avenue in Bay Shore and at the Hess gas station located on Route 111 in Islip.  They were seen leaving in a black 4-door sedan, possibly a Honda Civic.

One of the men is described as Hispanic in his mid-30s with a medium build, black hair and a mustache.  He was wearing black pants, a black t-shirt and a black jacket.  Another suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his mid-30s, with a heavy build and black hair. He was wearing a white t-shirt and black pants.  There is no description on the third suspect.

 

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