On Tuesday 6 teens were charged after an attempted mugging of a 30 year old woman waiting to board a train at the Rockville Center station. The attack which occurred around 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday was discussed with more details in this report by Newsday’s Joseph Mallia:
Six teen boys surrounded a woman at the Rockville Centre LIRR station early Tuesday morning, struck her and tried to steal her purse, police said. But they ran off as a train pulled into the station and the victim started screaming, Nassau police said.
Responding officers from the First Precinct quickly arrested six suspects near the Long Island Rail Road station after the 12:30 a.m. attack.
Two suspects were charged as adults, and were to be arraigned Tuesday in First District Court, Hempstead. Shyrone Reape Jr., 17, of 305 Langdon Blvd., Lakeview, was charged with attempted robbery and menacing. Ronald Spencer, 16, of 414 Jefferson St., Lakeview, was charged with attempted robbery.
The other four, who were all 14 or 15 years old, were charged as juveniles.
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Absolutely disgusting act by these thugs who clearly have nothing better to do but be horrible citizens. I hope they get the book thrown at them to teach them a valuable lesson!
xoxo Transit Blogger