Police: 2 arrested after man is pistol-whipped during Montauk robbery

East Hampton Town Police say a 35-year-old man was pistol-whipped on Sunday morning during a robbery on Soundview Drive. Police say shortly after, the male


East Hampton Town Police say a 35-year-old man was pistol-whipped on Sunday morning during a robbery on Soundview Drive. Police say shortly after, the male and female suspects were spotted driving in Amagansett and refused to stop.

East Hampton Town Police say a 35-year-old man was pistol-whipped on Sunday morning during a robbery on Soundview Drive. Police say shortly after, the male and female suspects were spotted driving in Amagansett and refused to stop. (8/29/16)

MONTAUK - Police say two people were arrested following an armed robbery that led to a police chase in Montauk.

East Hampton Town Police say a 35-year-old man was pistol-whipped on Sunday morning during a robbery on Soundview Drive.

Police say shortly after, the male and female suspects were spotted driving in Amagansett and refused to stop.

The couple led police to the Amagansett Fire Department, where the male driver took off on foot.

Jarryd Cox, of Mastic, was later caught trying to blend in with people at Balsam Farm.

Cox’s alleged accomplice, Keirsten Escobar, of Amityville, was also arrested. 

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