Suspect shot in attempted holdup held without bail

Nassau prosecutors say Lashawn Pierre was ordered held without bail.

Nassau prosecutors say Lashawn Pierre was ordered held without bail. (1/16/16)

MINEOLA - A bank robbery suspect who was shot four times by a security guard was arraigned on robbery charges Saturday.

Nassau prosecutors say Lashawn Pierre was ordered held without bail.

As News 12 has reported, the 20-year-old Elmont man is accused of entering the Chase bank on Franklin Avenue in Franklin Square Thursday.

Police say he pointed a gun at an employee and demanded cash before being shot.

Pierre is due back in court on Wednesday.

 

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