common / police news

POLICE BLOTTER

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

Second Squad detectives are investigating a robbery that occurred on Thurs., Dec. 11, at 7:46 p.m. in Farmingdale. According to detectives, a white male subject entered Dunkin Donuts, 575 Fulton St., displayed a knife and demanded money. When the victim, a male cashier, did not immediately comply, the subject walked behind the counter and again demanded money. The victim opened the register and the subject grabbed an undisclosed amount of cash. He fled the store and was last seen running northbound on Fulton Street. The uninjured victim described the subject as being in his 20s, six feet tall with a medium build. He was wearing baggy black sweat pants, a dark colored hoodie and dark sunglasses. Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800- 244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous. GRAND LARCENY

South Farmingdale: Police were called the morning of Dec. 3 following the theft of a white 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer parked on Plitt Avenue. The theft took place sometime between 9 p.m., Dec. 2 and 7 a.m., Dec. 3

•On Dec. 9 sometime between 12:05 a.m. and 7 a.m. someone drove off in a gray 2008 Infiniti G35 parked on Washington Street. An Intervale Avenue woman left her car unlocked during the overnight hours between Dec. 5 and Dec. 6, at which time someone entered the vehicle and stole undisclosed valuables from the car

Massapequa Park: A black 2013 Mazda parked on Ocean Avenue was stolen prior to 4:45 a.m. on Dec. 8.

Farmingdale: Sometime during a 20-minute period on the morning of Dec. 10, someone stole a gray 2003 Nissan Altima parked on Azalea Court. Police said the theft took place between 7 and 7:20 a.m.

•An unlocked car on Jefferson Road was entered by an unknown person Dec. 1, who proceeded to remove a wallet and GPS from the vehicle. The theft occurred shortly before 7 a.m.

Massapequa: Someone smashed a window of a car parked at the Sunrise Highway Lucille Roberts lot the evening of Dec. 9 between 7:45 p.m. and 9 p.m. and removed a laptop computer. PETIT LARCENY

South Farmingdale: A jar of coins was stolen Nov. 30 from a Sunset Avenue home. Police said the theft took place between 2 and 2:30 p.m. CRIMINAL MISCHIEF

Massapequa: Sometime between 8 p.m., Dec. 2 and 10 a.m., Dec. 3, someone damaged multiple decorations on the front lawn at a South Bay Drive home. ARRESTS

DWI: The following persons have been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated or impaired: Adolpho Farinella Jr., 44, of North Massapequa; Petar Pervaz, 20, of Levittown; Lenin F. Ortiz-Estrada, 36, of Levittown; Herbert E. Pereira, 26, of Mineola; Al Harry Pierre, 22, of West Hempstead; James Slattery, 51, of Massapequa; Herman A. Araya, 30, of Bethpage; Norberto J. Taveras, 37, of Freeport; Jason Svila, 29, of Mineola; Christian N Mandarino, 27, of Levittown; Rene Urina, 31, of Floral Park; Oral A. Lawrence, 39, of Valley Stream; Francisco A. Guerrero, 49 of West Hempstead; Vincent B. Helfrich, 35, of Bethpage; Grace Y. Kozak, 55, of Ozone Park; Yajairo Delgado, 33, of Farmingdale; Tomas G, Martinez-Gomez, 44, of Hicksville.

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.

Return to top