Boy robbed of cellphone in Valley Stream

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A 16-year-old boy was robbed of his cellphone while riding his bike Saturday night near Sydney Place and Green Acres Road East in Valley Stream, Nassau police said.

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About 9 p.m. three males approached the victim, one of them brandishing a dark-colored handgun, police said. The victim gave the suspects his phone and they left on foot, heading west on Green Acres Road East. No injuries were reported.

Detectives ask anyone with information to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.

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