The Town of Haverstraw Police Department announced a significant development today in their ongoing investigation into a series of robberies that have plagued the Village of Haverstraw over the past four weeks. A 16-year-old male resident of Haverstraw, has been taken into custody in connection with these crimes. However, the identity of the defendant is being withheld due to legislative restrictions imposed by the state of New York.
The apprehension of the teenage suspect represents a promising turn of events for law enforcement officials who have been diligently working to put an end to the spree of robberies that have left residents of Haverstraw on edge.
Local authorities have not released further details regarding the ongoing investigation, including specific charges that may be filed against the 16-year-old suspect. Residents of Haverstraw, however, can take some comfort in knowing that law enforcement is actively working to bring those responsible for the recent string of robberies to justice.
The Haverstraw Police Department, in collaboration with the District Attorney’s office, is expected to provide more information regarding the case as it unfolds.