CORAM - One man is facing a robbery charge and three others are being sought after a holdup in Coram.

The incident happened around 12:45 a.m. Sunday on Middle Country Road. Police say the four suspects were armed with a knife when they approached and assaulted a male victim.

They stole the victim's coat and diamond earrings before fleeing, according to police.

The victim suffered facial injuries and was taken to St. Charles Hospital.

Police say a homeless man identified as 25-year-old Armad Johnson was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery in connection with the incident.

Descriptions of the three other men were not immediately available. Anyone with information on the robbery is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.