A Bayville man was arrested after he allegedly robbed and assaulted a juvenile at a Lacey park, police said.
Lawrence Young, 18, was arrested after police responded to an assault at the intersection of Beverly Road and Earie Way on Monday, Oct. 1 at 3:57 p.m.
Police determined that a “strong-arm” robbery, which began at Bud Mezara Park, occurred, police said.
During the robbery, a 16-year-old male victim sustained a facial injury, police said. He was transported to Community Medical Center for treatment.
Young was charged with second degree robbery and aggravated assault. He was sent to the Ocean County Jail with bail set at $150,000.