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Cops: Teen on scooter robbed of iPod

A teen riding his scooter Monday night in Freeport was approached by two men in a car, one of whom punched him in the face -- then stole his iPod, police said.

The robbery occurred on Craig Avenue near Main Street just before midnight.

Nassau County police said a police ambulance crew treated the victim, identified only as a 19-year-old, at the scene.

Police said the teen had lacerations and bruising, but did not require hospitalization.

Police said the robbers were traveling in an older-model white Toyota Camry.

Anyone with information about the robbery is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 800-244-TIPS. Police said all calls will remain confidential.

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