Man assaulted and robbed in Lawrence


Three teenagers, all 16-17-years old, black and wearing hoodie sweatshirts allegedly attacked and robbed a man, 35, who was walking to work on Mott Avenue near John Street in Lawrence at 6:30 a.m. on July 13, police said.

The three young mean apparently grabbed the man, threw him to the ground and kicked him in the head, according to police. Then one of the teens took some items from the man, including an unspecified amount of money. They fled on bicycles and headed north on Bernard Street. The man suffered minor cuts, but declined medical attention.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-8477. All calls are kept confidential.