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The following incidents have been reported by the Nassau County Police Department’s Seventh and Eighth Precincts and other law enforcement agencies


Farmingdale: A woman at Silver Manor Apartments on Secatogue Avenue reported to police that on Aug. 1 at about 2 p.m. that someone removed her pocketbook from her unattended shopping cart.

Massapequa Park: Sometime between 11 p.m., July 25, and 7:15 a.m., July 26, someone entered a car parked on Pacific Street and rummaged through the interior. Police did not say whether anything was taken.

•During a similar time period beginning at 11 p.m., a car on Grand Boulevard was also rummaged through. The owner of the car reported the incident at noon.

•Police said the interior of a car parked on 1st Avenue was ransacked sometime between 2 p.m., July 25 and 11:30 a.m., July 27.

Farmingdale: Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police First Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who stole items from a Farmingdale store on two occasions. Police said a man stole copper wire from Lowe’s, located at 90 Price Parkway, on June 28 and again on July 31. The stolen merchandise has a combined value of more than $3,000. Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.


Massapequa: A South Bay Place resident said three packages left on her porch were stolen July 20 sometime before 1 p.m.


South Farmingdale: The rear driver’s side window of a car parked on Daniel Drive was shattered July 27. The incident took place during the early morning hours culminating at 5:30 a.m.

•On July 30, at about 6 a.m., someone attempted to slash the front driver’s side tire of a car parked on Cinque Drive. Police said the person responsible fled the scene.


DWI: The following persons have been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated or impaired: Richard Daza-Vasquez, 34, of Greenwich; Ariel Mardkhai, 23, of Great Neck; Ernesto Sanchez, 23, of Inwood; Bernardo L. Bonet, 56, of Brooklyn; Gui Yang, 49, of Great Neck.

The charges against those arrested are allegations, and the cases are still pending in the courts. Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have been dismissed or that they have been found innocent and we will include that information in this space in a timely manner.

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