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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:


Massapequa: Two bicycles were removed from an open Highwater Avenue yard over the course of a month beginning around Aug. 4. Police are investigating.

•A laptop computer was stolen from an unlocked car on Clocks Boulevard. The theft took place sometime between 8 p.m., Sept. 8 and 5 a.m., Sept. 9.

North Massapequa: Police reported that a 2003 Acura RSX parked on North Drive was stolen during the overnight hours between Sept. 9 and 10. The car’s owner reported the theft at 6:50 a.m.


North Massapequa: A North Oak Street resident called police at about 11 a.m. on Sept. 9 reporting that sometime during the preceding overnight hours someone had spray-painted the rear side of his vehicle.

•Someone broke the front window of a Behr’s Furniture store on Hicksville Road sometime between 8 p.m., Sept. 4 and 6 a.m., Sept. 5. No entry was made into the store.

Massapequa: Sometime between the night of Aug. 31 and the morning of Sept. 1, someone smashed the passenger side window of an unspecified car belonging to a Maple Street resident.


DWI: The following persons have been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated or impaired: Michael Dannenfelser, 23, of West Islip; Marco A. Fabozzi, 38, of St. Louis, Missouri; Nicholas Ortiz, 46, of Holbrook; Jason T. Latsko, 32, of Merrick; Julian Jose Vega, 22, of Valley Stream; Alex Williams, 38, of Hollis, Queens; Richard S. Toledo, 30, of East Meadow; Takeem O. Robinson, 24, of Freeport; Hewen B. Harvey, 37, of Hempstead; Manual De Jesus, 51, of Mineola.

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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