Police: Three Robberies in Port Chester

Incidents at Columbus Park, parking garage, on Midland Avenue.

Port Chester police are investigating three robberies in the village.

- At about 1:13 a.m. Saturday, police said a 35-year-old Port Chester man was attacked by a group of four men and two women on Midland Avenue.

Police said the victim was grabbed from behind and held as his watch, wallet and $200 were stolen. The victim said the attackers then ran off in the direction of Armett Street.

The victim was not injured.

- At about 1:20 a.m. Saturday, a 35-year-old Port Chester man was attacked in the parking structure for the AMC Loews Port Chester, 40 Westchester Ave. The victim was approached by two men, who then struck him in the face with an object.

The victim told police the men then pointed a gun at him and stole his cell phone, wallet and $260. The incident took place in the ground floor of the parking garage.

The victim did not need medical attention.

- At about 8:30 p.m. on Friday, an 11-year-old boy and two 13-year-old boys were confronted in Columbus Park as they were waiting for a ride.

Police said the boys were approached by three teenagers and one of the boys was forced to turn over a silver neclace. No one was injured in the incident.

Police said no one has yet been charged in any of these three incidents.

Interested Reader August 18, 2012 at 02:08 PM
Take the $22,000 the Board of Trustee's just allocated for a building replacement study and give it to the Police for overtime to increase patrols. The need to replace some of the Villages buildings is a ground ball, no study required.
Aidan August 18, 2012 at 02:41 PM
Not a peep from any BOT members or the mayor.
eatingdogfood August 18, 2012 at 05:16 PM
You used to be the BOT and the Pilla's biggest cheerleader.
Bea Conetta August 18, 2012 at 07:03 PM
Reading this reminds me of the fact that the BOT, a few years back, asked G & S to put cameras in the parking garages and they were refused. This was after the BOT had granted them about 19 ammendments to the contract. I am not and never have been a fan of G & S. Our Board should demand it now!!!
William Demarest August 18, 2012 at 10:54 PM
Cameras ... seems like a good idea. Port Chester police say they were able to take advantage of security camera video to make the arrests of 3 teens accused of robbery two people in the hallway of a building on South Main.


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