Suffolk Authorities Seeking Two Suspects in Patchogue Street Mugging Incident

The suspects threatened the use of a knife, then stole jewelry from the victim, police say.

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SCPD are seeking the public’s help to identify two men who robbed a man in Patchogue in July.

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Patchogue, NY - September 22, 2017 - Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fifth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate two men who robbed a man in Patchogue in July.
 
A customer inside 123 Deli, located at 123 Medford Avenue, was approached by a man who stole money out of his hand on July 31 at approximately 1:50 p.m. The customer went outside the store and the suspect, along with another man, followed him and threatened the use of a knife, then stole jewelry from the victim. The suspects, who were described as Hispanic and in their 20s to 30s, fled on foot.
 
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.