Nassau Police Investigating Robbery in Westbury, Victim Pistol Whipped, Robbed in Street of Gold Chain, iPhones
August 1, 2014
(Westbury, NY) The Nassau County Police Department is investigating a Robbery that occurred today, August 1, 2014 at 1:20 am in Westbury.
According to Third Squad detectives, after leaving Chi Lounge located at 103 Post Avenue and walking up Madison Street, the 32 year old male victim was approached by a male black who produced a black automatic handgun and struck him with it on top the head. The subject then ripped a gold chain from the victim’s neck and also took his two iPhones.
Chi Lounge at 103 Post Avenue, and the corner of Madison Street, where a 32 year old male victim was approached and struck with a handgun, then robbed of a gold chain and two iPhones. Photo credit: Google Street Views.
After running from the scene, he was the suspect was observed entering a vehicle that was waiting on Madison Street. The vehicle was last seen heading towards Post Avenue. The subject was described as being 6’1” tall, and weighed about 215 pounds. He was wearing a black t-shirt with the letters YSL on the front and black shorts with red stripes.
The victim, who sustained a contusion and swelling to the top of his head, refused medical attention.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this Robbery to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.