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Cops: 3 Armed Robberies Near Syosset

Police report three robberies, two burglaries in the Syosset area.

Three robberies were committed within minutes of one another in three different towns near Syosset, cops said.

According to Nassau County Police, three robberies and two burglaries were reported in the Syosset area within a four day period.

Last week's crime report: Cops: Electronics Stolen in Woodbury Burglary

On March 29, three armed robberies in three different towns were reported within one hour. Between 3:25 p.m. and 3:45 p.m., robberies were reported by police in Levittown, Farmingdale, and Hicksville. In all three incidents, a handgun was shown, according to police.

In Syosset, a home on Cary Street was burglarized. Cash was reportedly taken in the break-in.

The Second Precinct reported the following crimes:

  • March 27: Burglary; Cary Street, Syosset; cash stolen.
  • March 29: Robbery; Delta Gas Station, Farmingdale; perp displayed handgun, demanded cash.
  • March 29: Robbery; 7-Eleven, Hicksville; displayed handgun, demanded cash and cigarettes.
  • March 29: Robbery; Exxon Gas Station, Levittown; displayed handgun, demanded cash and cigarettes.
  • March 30: Burglary; Carnation Road, Levittown; copper baseboard heating, copper piping stolen.

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Judy Brown April 05, 2013 at 04:56 PM
Home invasions and robberies are increasing rapidly. These thugs know that there is less of a chance getting caught burglarizing a home then robbing businesses. So stay safe, be vigilant, install deadbolts and keep alarm activated. If you don't have an alarm system try the United States Security Company Directory or USSCD for great affordable home security options.

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