3 alleged cellphone thieves arrested after Elmont holdup

Officials have arrested three suspected cellphone thieves shortly after a holdup in Elmont.

ELMONT - Officials have arrested three suspected cellphone thieves shortly after a holdup in Elmont.

Police say Joshua Prince, Nakwan Hailey and Dillan Malebranche pulled guns on four men yesterday. According to police, the men took their cellphones and wallets.

Police say they caught the men after pulling them over for speeding in the area.

All three men will be arraigned robbery charges.

Prince and Hailey are being linked to similar crimes in Nassau over the last few weeks.  
    

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