LONG ISLAND, NY – The Second Squad reports the details of a Robbery that occurred at 5:55pm on Saturday July 11, 2015 in Levittown.
According to Detectives, three acquaintances asked a 18-year-old female victim if she needed a ride home from Jones Beach. She complied and got in the car, but she wasn’t in store for what was going to happen next.
Bob Tatem, 22, pictures above was charged with Robbery 2nd degree after he participated in a robbery of an 18-year-old victim at Jones Beach on July 11. He will be arraigned in the First District Court in Hempstead today, July 17. Photo: Patch and NCPD
During the ride, the three suspects began to ask the victim for money. The driver parked the car on Loring Road and when the victim refused to give them money, the suspects began to punch the victim in the face and head causing substantial pain.
Alexa Richter, 18, of Levittown was charged with Robbery 2nd degree after she and two friends robbed an 18-year-old who they offered a ride at Jones Beach. She will be arraigned in the First District Court in Hempstead today, July 17. Photo:Patch and NCPD
As the victim attempted to exit the car, the driver drove the car a few feet causing the victim to sustain bruising and pain to her right arm and ribs as well as a right foot fracture. Two witnesses observed the incident and assisted the victim. The victim was treated and released from the Nassau University Medical Center. The proceeds were approximately $200 US currency and a TD Bank card.
Arrested in connection with this Robbery was defendant Alexa Richter, 18, of Levittown. She is charged with Robbery 2nd degree and will be arraigned in First District Court 99 Main Street Hempstead on Monday July 13, 2015.
Kevin Marriot, 19, of Hicksville was charged with Robbery 2nd degree after participating in the robbery of the young woman with his acquaintances Richter and Tatem. He will be arranged today, July 14 at the First District Court in Hempstead.Photo: Patch and NCPD
Second Squad detectives report the arrests of Kevin Marriot, 19, Hicksville, and Bob Tatem, 22, of Levittown, in connection with the this robbery. Marriot and Tatem are each being charged with Robbery 2nd Degree and will be arraigned on today, 07/16/15 in First District Court, Hempstead.
The investigation is ongoing.
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