Optimum Customers: Your Newsday access has been extended until Oct 1st. Enroll now to continue your access.

60° Good Evening
60° Good Evening
Long IslandNassau

Long Beach man charged with Dunkin' Donuts robbery in Manhasset

A Long Beach man has been charged with robbing a Dunkin' Donuts store in Manhasset, Nassau County police said.

The robbery occurred Sunday at 7:40 a.m., police said. Christian Wallace, 30, of 102 W. Hudson St., entered the shop and used a note to demand money from a male employee, 38, police said. Wallace had also threatened to use a gun, and the employee handed over an undisclosed amount, police said.

Officers from the county's Third Precinct arrived at the scene and found Wallace at The Royal Inn Motor Lodge, 1177 Northern Blvd. Officers arrested him there and retrieved the funds taken, police said.

Police said no injuries occurred.

Wallace faces a first degree robbery charge and is to be arraigned Monday in First District Court in Hempstead, police said.

Latest Long Island News

Important message for Optimum customers

Your Newsday digital access is changing as of 10/1

You recently received an email from Optimum’s parent company, Altice USA, informing you that Altice will no longer offer free Newsday digital access with Optimum's online service. Through an exclusive trial offer for Optimum customers, Newsday is pleased to extend your digital access at no cost until the end of the year.

I understand, no thanks