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NCPD Crime Alert: Three Wanted for Hempstead Mugging

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The Third Squad in investigating a Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in Hempstead.

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Hempstead, NY - April 30th, 2014 - The Third Squad in investigating a Robbery that occurred on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. in Hempstead.

According to detectives, a male 37 was walking on Cooper Street when he was approached by three male black subjects, no further description, who punched and kicked him causing a contusion to his left eye. The subjects removed the victim’s cell phone, sneakers and an unknown amount of U.S. currency before fleeing in an unknown direction. The victim was treated at a local hospital for his injury.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.