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Roosevelt Woman Knocked to Ground by Three Suspects, Cell Phone Robbed, Police Say

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Officials: The suspects fled the scene on foot after the victim's cell phone was forcibly removed from her hand.

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NCPD reports the details of a Robbery that occurred on Sunday, November 26, in Roosevelt.

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Suffolk County, NY - November 27, 2017 - The First Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred on Sunday, November 26, 2017 at 7:45 pm in Roosevelt.
 
According to detectives, a female victim, 44, left her residence to go to work. The victim was walking north on Stevens Street in the vicinity of E. Fulton, when she was approached by three (3) unknown males. The victim was pushed to the ground by one of the subjects and a cell phone was forcibly removed from her hand. The suspects fled the scene on foot. The suspects are described as male blacks, 6’0”-6’3”, wearing dark clothing.
 
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.