Three Lakeview men were arrested Wednesday night for allegedly attacking another man at a local deli and stealing his phone.
According to detectives, a 30-year-old male victim was inside a delicatessen located at 1290 Woodfield Rd. on Jan. 2 when a verbal confrontation began shortly before 10 p.m. with Reginald Summers, 44, Terence Cunningham, 26, and Volney Milfort, 26. All three are Lakeview residents.
Summers allegedly grabbed the victim by the jacket and pulled him outside the store as Cunningham and Milfort followed. The victim removed his cell phone to call police when Summers punched him in the face and about the head knocking him to the ground, report police.
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Summers then allegedly grabbed the cell phone from the victim’s hand and all three suspects went back inside the delicatessen. When they exited the store, Summers threw the cell phone at the victim.
Fourth Precinct police officers arrived and after an investigation, the three were taken into custody. A Nassau County Police Ambulance responded and the victim was treated at the scene for an abrasion to his right eye, and contusions and swelling to the back of his head.
The suspects were all charged with second-degree Robbery, and will be arraigned at First District Court in Hempstead on Thursday.