Two arrested, charged in E. Hampton robbery

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Two men were arrested and charged with robbing an East Hampton man in a confrontation Sunday at his home on Three Mile Harbor Road, East Hampton Town police said.

Arrested were Jacob R. Carter, 23, of 345 Flamingo Rd., Montauk, and Jonathan I. Pressley, 21, of 37 Hillcrest Ave., Southampton. Both men were charged with second-degree robbery and held for arraignment Monday in East Hampton Town Justice Court, police said.

Police said the two men robbed Nestor N. Inga, 20, at his home after a confrontation. The two then fled, police said, but were located in their getaway vehicle on Stephen Hands Path in East Hampton sometime around midnight.

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Police did not say what was taken in the robbery -- and did not say if or how the men might know each other.

Police are asking anyone with information regarding the incident to call East Hampton Town police at 631-537-7575.

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