Woman robbed in New Haven, despite security guard’s presence www.privateofficer.com
The victim told police she was being walked to her car by the security guard from the Department of Social Services, when they were confronted by three men, according to a police statement.
The victim said one of the men grabbed her hand, in which she had her phone, and twisted it until she released her grip. The security guard went back to his post, while the victim tried chasing down the robber, according to the police report.
Officers located one of the three men described by the victim. When the man spotted the officers, he said, “I did not take that phone from that lady. You can ask her,” police said.
Criscoulo apprehended a second man, running on Goodyear Street, who police said had the victim’s phone. He is under the age of 18 and cannot be named, but police said he has been charged as an adult with robbery and larceny.
Source:new haven register