MASSAPEQUA - Police say an armored car guard allegedly stopped a man from choking his ex-girlfriend at the Sunrise Mall. Cops say Franklyn Brown, of Queens, punched and choked his ex-girlfriend in the parking lot of the mall in Massapequa.

According to police, a Brinks Armored Car driver came to the woman's aid. Brown took off but was later arrested. Brown faces a long list of charges including attempted kidnapping and assault.