Roosevelt, NY - July 15, 2016 - The Major Case Bureau reports the details of an Attempted Robbery which occurred on Friday, July 15, 2016 at 12:01 a.m. in Roosevelt.
According to Robbery Squad detectives, two male black suspects, described as 5’ 6” – 5’ 8” tall wearing dark clothing entered an All Island Taxi on Gombert Place in Roosevelt. The first suspect who entered the front seat of the taxi displayed a handgun. The male victim, 58, began kicking the suspect with the gun. Both suspects exited the car and fled on foot southbound on Gombert Place before heading west on Park Avenue. No injuries or proceeds are reported at this time.
Detectives ask anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.