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Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department
Monday July 7th, 2014 :: 08:16 a.m. PDT


A robbery took place on July 4, 2014 at 9:45pm in Arlington area. Anyone with information is asked to contact PD.

Release Date: Monday, July 07, 2014
Subject: Robbery
Blotter Number: 2014-412509

Details: On July 4, 2014 at about 10:25 pm, The Town of Poughkeepsie Police received a call from Vassar Brothers Hospital to report that a subject arrived at the hospital to be treated for injuries sustained from an armed robbery in the Arlington area.

The victim reports on this date at about 9:45 pm, he was chased by four male subjects and robbed of personal property in the area of Raymond Avenue and College Avenue in the Town of Poughkeepsie, NY. The primary suspect in the robbery struck the victim from behind. During the robbery, the victim suffered a laceration to his face as well as a broken arm.

The main suspect is described as a black male, 15-18 years old, 5'8' - 5'10', medium build, wearing green camouflage pants, a black shirt with a picture of a face on the front. The other three suspects are described as being in their early teens.

If anyone was in the area at the time and witnessed the incident or observed the subjects in the area contact the Town of Poughkeepsie Detective Division at 845-485-3670 or submit an anonymous tip at . All information will be kept confidential.

Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department
19 Tucker Dr
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 845-485-3666

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