2nd teen arrested in Roosevelt robbery

Patrick Hood, 17, of Roosevelt, was arrested Thursday

Patrick Hood, 17, of Roosevelt, was arrested Thursday night, June 19, 2014, and charged with first-degree robbery in connection with an incident on Carroll Street in Roosevelt on May 9, Nassau County police said. (Credit: NCPD)

A Roosevelt teen was arrested Thursday in a May street robbery in which police said he and another teen held a machete to a juvenile.

Patrick Hood, 17, of 10 Hillman Place, was charged with first-degree robbery in connection with the incident, which took place on Carroll Street in Roosevelt just after 6 p.m. May 9, Nassau County police said.

Police said a 15-year-old was previously arrested and charged with first-degree robbery -- and said that suspect was arraigned in First District Court in Hempstead.


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Police did not identify that defendant, stating he was a juvenile who had been "custodialized," but could not immediately say why he was arraigned in First District Court instead of Family Court.

Police said the 15-year-old had been arrested at a home on Locust Court not long after the robbery, after officers responding to the 911 call reporting the robbery used a "Find My Phone" application to track a cellphone they said was stolen by the pair.

The victim, who was a juvenile male, was not injured.

Hood was arrested Thursday night on Jerusalem Avenue in Uniondale after an investigation, police said. He is scheduled for arraignment Friday in First District Court.

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