The suspect in a the robbery of an elderly Greenlawn couple on Oct. 23 is due in Suffolk County Criminal court Tuesday.
Thomas Nixon was arrested by Suffolk County police on Oct.29 and was indicted Nov.2 on eight charges, including grand larceny, burglary, use of a weapon and possession of stolen property.
The robber demanded cash and credit cards from the residents, and slashed the woman with a small knife and slashed the female resident, cutting her left arm and hand. He also punched the man several times in the chest. The man then fled the scene with stolen cash and a credit card.
The victims were treated for non-life-threatening injuries.