Cops probe robbery of teen in Elmont

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Police are investigating the Monday morning robbery of a 14-year-old pedestrian in Elmont.

The male was walking on Dutch Broadway at 8:05 a.m., listening to music on his headphones, when he was approached by another male who demanded the headphones, Nassau police said in a news release.

"When the victim refused the subject removed them from his head and struck him in the face," police said in a news release. "The victim then ran and the subject fled . . ."

advertisement | advertise on newsday

There were no injuries.

Detectives urge anyone with information to anonymously call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.

The best of Newsday every day in your inbox. Get the Newsday Now newsletter!

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.

You also may be interested in: