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Massapequa Man Arrested for East Meadow Larceny

The defendant was also arrested for four other knifepoint robberies.

A Massapequa man was arrested Friday afternoon for multiple knifepoint robberies and an East Meadow larceny that occurred in August.

According to Nassau County detectives, Kevin Washington, 43, committed a series of knifepoint robberies at the following locations:

  • Sunoco Gas Station located at 1220 Hempstead Turnpike in Uniondale on June 27 at 12:55 a.m.
  • Mobil Gas Station located at 1214 Grand Ave. in Baldwin on Aug. 16, at 4:15 a.m.
  • Mobil Gas Station located at 79 Old Country Road in Westbury on Aug. 27 at 2:28 a.m.
  • BP Gas Station located at 199 Broadway in Hicksville on Sept. 11 at 1:27 a.m.

In addition to the above listed robberies, Washington committed a larceny at the BP Gas Station located at 1878 Hempstead Turnpike in East Meadow on Aug. 1, police said

Washington was arrested at 1:30 p.m. Friday following an investigation by the robbery squad with the assistance of the Bureau of Special Operations.

Washington is being charged with four counts of robbery in the first degree, four counts of criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree, petit larceny and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. He will be arraigned at First District Court in Hempstead on Saturday.

Kim Bee September 16, 2012 at 12:39 AM
How can someone make such a turn in their life. I remember this guy from years ago in Long Island, always had a good job. His family was looked at as well off, WHAT in the world happend to Kevin. I have not seen him in over 15 years. If someone see's this that know's details about how his life took such a drastic turn. Please post something. What make's good people go so wrong! He don't look like he's on drug! WOW....
robert September 17, 2012 at 04:23 AM
Good people? You haven't seen this miserable low life in 15 years because he was probably in prison!

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