Inwood, NY - June 2nd, 2014 - The Fourth Squad is investigating a Robbery that occurred in Inwood on Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 5:50 a.m.
According to detectives, a male victim, age 24, was walking on Mott Avenue in the vicinity of Lawrence Avenue when he observed a grey sport utility vehicle pass him and make a U-turn. The vehicle which was occupied by 5-6 male blacks approached the victim and stopped. Two of the subjects wearing hoodie sweatshirts exited the vehicle and struck the victim in the face. The subjects removed an undetermined amount of US currency from the victim’s pockets, then re-entered the vehicle and fled westbound on Mott Avenue. The victim sustained bruising to the face.
Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.