An attack with a skateboard has resulted in the arrest of two men on robbery charges, authorities said.
Thomas A. Brown, 30, of State Street, faces one count of first-degree robbery, a felony. He was arrested Thursday. Also charged was Joshua A. Vasquez, 20, of Front Street. Vasquez was arrested Aug. 8.
Brown and Vasquez are accused of hitting the victim with a skateboard Aug. 2 near the basketball courts at Riverside Park. They then are accused of taking the victim’s wallet, cellphone and a payroll check, according to papers filed in court.
The victim suffered a head injury in the attack.