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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: Police were called to Cohen Fashion Optical at the Sunrise Mall Feb. 24 following a shoplifting incident that occurred at about 5 p.m. Andrew Lassiter of Freeport was later arrested and charged with Grand Larceny. Police, however, did not list the value of the item or items taken.

•On Feb. 19, sometime between 5:45 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., someone shattered the driver’s side window of a car parked outside the Sunrise Highway Lucille Roberts and removed a pocketbook from inside the vehicle.

North Massapequa: A North Linden Street resident informed police that at 12:50 a.m. on Feb. 20 he observed someone walk up to his vehicle on his driveway, open the car door and look inside. It appears that nothing was taken in the incident.


Massapequa: Someone broke a rear entry door at a vacant house on Division Avenue. Police were notified on Feb. 22 at about 2 p.m.

•On Feb. 19 just before 3 a.m., someone slashed the left front tire of a car parked on Lagoon Boulevard.

•Police reported that sometime between 5 and 6 p.m. on Feb. 19, someone shattered the rear window of a car parked on Amber Drive.

•The owner of a car parked on Division Avenue discovered at 8 a.m. on Feb. 22 that someone had broken the driver’s side window.


DWI: The following persons have been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated or impaired: Constantine Luis Angeles, 44, of East Meadow; Eric P. Gasper, 33, of North New Hyde Park; Joseph T. Casaceli, 33, of Rockville Center; Harold Dezil, 37, of Hempstead; Leonel F. Jaramillo, 28, of Brentwood;

Petit Larceny, Shoplifting: Elizabeth M. David, 24, of Copiague; Shamel R. Milner, 25, of Amityville.

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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