A 15-year-old was robbed in Valley Stream late Tuesday night after a suspect displayed a handgun and demanded the victim’s valuables, according to the Nassau County Police Department.
The victim was walking down Putnam Avenue in Valley Stream at 10:32 p.m. when an “unknown male black” demanded the victim’s valuable items, police said. Showing a silver handgun, the suspect was able to obtain an unknown amount of money and a cell phone from the victim. The suspect fled the scene in his vehicle, heading southbound on Putnam Avenue, police said.
No injuries were reported from this incident.
According to police, the suspect was driving a dark colored car with a lighter colored bumper and a loud exhaust.
Police are asking anyone with any information on this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. Callers will remain anonymous.