Cops accuse Long Beach teen of robberies

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A Long Beach teenager was arrested Monday for robbing three pedestrians in the past several weeks, Nassau police said.

Frank Camporeale Jr., 16, was found in Island Park about 2:25 p.m. by officers from the Bureau of Special Operations and arrested without incident, police said.

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Camporeale, of 310 Riverside Blvd., was charged as an adult and was expected to be arraigned Tuesday on three counts of first-degree robbery and three counts of second-degree robbery, police said.

Police said all three robberies happened at night in Oceanside: June 26 on Greentree Drive, June 27 on Oceanside Road and Carlton Court, and July 3 at Oceanside and Bennet Street.

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