Man arrested after stealing victim’s clothing at gunpoint in Queens

Posted at 1:35 AM, Feb 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-06 01:35:41-05

FAR ROCKAWAY, Queens — A man has been arrested after he allegedly threatened a victim and stole his clothes at gunpoint while the victim was entering a Far Rockaway residence Friday night.

Angel Valentin, 20, is charged with robbery, stalking, menacing, harassment and criminal possession of stolen property.

Around 6:30 p.m. Friday, Valentin approached the victim, who was entering a residence on Neilson Street. That's when Valentin allegedly pulled a gun on him, threatened him, and demanded the victim hand over his clothing. This included his pants, jacket and suit jacket, police said.

Valentin also demanded the victim hand over his keys. Once he had the victim's clothing and keys, he fled the scene in an unknown direction. The victim was not injured.