Woman Robbed in Driveway

WEST BABYLON – Outlook Avenue / Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at approximately 5:15 a.m.

Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are investigating an incident during which a woman was robbed in the driveway of her home early yesterday morning.

A 44-year-old woman was in the driveway of her home, preparing to go to work, when she was approached by a man who held an object against her throat at 5:15 a.m. The man dumped out the woman’s backpack on the driveway and stole money. He then fled on foot.

The man was described as black and was wearing a dark-colored hooded sweatshirt and brown work gloves.

Detectives are asking anyone with information on this incident to call the First Squad at 631-854-8152 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.

Case Number: KM/1200