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The Poll: Would you fight off muggers?

The crime scene on Fourth Avenue in Massapequa

The crime scene on Fourth Avenue in Massapequa Park where authorities say a police officer and a suspect were fatally shot. (March 12, 2011) Photo Credit: James Carbone

A potential mugging victim fought off two robbers Saturday in Massapequa Park after they demanded cash, police said.

Kenneth Hutchinson, 19, of 1837 Lurting Ave.; and Anthony Raia, 19, of 1035 Neill Ave., both of the Bronx, were arrested after they were linked to the case following a 911 call by the victim, police said.

If you were in the same situation, would you fight back or give up your cash? Tell us in the poll below.

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