A subsequent investigation led detectives to Benjamin Maynard’s residence on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 and placed him into police custody with the assistance of Bureau of Special Operations Officers. The defendant was also found to be in possession of 16 glassine bags of a substance believed to be Heroin. Further investigation revealed that the defendant was also responsible for a Robbery that occurred on Thursday, February 8, 2018 at the Roslyn Savings Bank located inside the Stop and Shop Store located at 4055 Merrick Road, Seaford.
Benjamin Maynard is charged with two counts Robbery 1st Degree, and two counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree. He will be arraigned on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at First District Court in Hempstead.
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