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The following incidents have been reported by the Amityville Police Department and Suffolk County Police Departments and other fire and law enforcement agencies.
ARREST IN BANK ROBBERY
•Suffolk County Police arrested an Amityville man, charging him with robbing M&T Bank in East Farmingdale, Jan. 17. Pattern Crime Unit detectives charged Edward Hardy, 33, with robbery 3rd degree. He was arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip July 15. The crime took place at the bank, located at 120 Broad Hollow Road, at approximately 4 p.m. Police said Hardy approached a teller and produced a note demanding cash. The teller complied with Hardy’s demand and he fled with an undetermined amount of cash.
North Amityville: Police arrested William Clark, 32, of 89-15 129 St., Richmond Hill, after he allegedly threw a stroller through the window of a 1999 Nissan Altima on Great Neck Rd., North Amityville. He was charged with criminal mischief, 3rd degree.
Amityville: A man entered the 110 Grocery Store at 544 Broadway, Amityville, at 9:45 p.m. July 11, brandishing a small pistol and demanding that the shopkeeper behind the counter hand over cash. The victim complied and the subject fled.
North Amityville: A 1997 Nissan Maxima was stolen from in front of a residence on 41st Street. The owners reported the vehicle missing at 2:30 p.m. July 10.
Copiague: A 2000 Honda Civic was stolen from Waldo Street July 10 at approximately 11 a.m.