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Car Break-Ins Rattle Carle Place

Lindsey Reiersen was greeted with a nasty surprise on July 30, when she walked out of her driveway and saw the back windows of her new car smashed and all four tires stolen.

“They used bricks from the side of my house to prop up the car,” Reiersen said. “I woke up and was just in complete shock. It’s a new car, I’ve had it a month.”

She had no personal belongings in the vehicle, and while nothing was stolen, the experience still left the 24-year-old shaken up.

“I’m thankful I had no personal belongings in the vehicle and there wasn’t anything worse done but it’s a shame,” she said. “It’s very nerve wracking to think I had people on my property and that close to my house.” [Read more…]

CP Teen Robbed

An eyewitness helped aid in the arrest of two Syosset teens accused of robbing a Carle Place teenager in broad daylight on Friday, Aug. 14 at 1:18 p.m. [Read more…]

Duo Arrested For Using Fake Credit Cards

Nassau County Police arrested two Brooklyn men for possession of forged instruments in Westbury on Aug. 13 at 4:05 p.m.  [Read more…]

Men Sold Stolen Car

Police are looking for two men who sold a stolen vehicle to a Westbury resident.

According to detectives, a 33-year-old male victim responded to a “Craig’s List” advertisement regarding the sale of a 2012 Honda Civic on Wednesday, July 8 at 6:30 p.m. An arrangement was made with the sellers, who claimed to be the owners, to meet the victim at his house where the eventual sale was conducted for $8,000. [Read more…]

Local Indicted For Fatal Dog Beating

A Westbury man was indicted Wednesday, July 22 for allegedly beating his Pomeranian to death in April.

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Bing Jie Yang

Bing Jie Yang, 23, was arraigned on one felony and one misdemeanor animal cruelty charge from a grand jury indictment. Acting Supreme Court Justice Patricia Harrington released Yang on his own recognizance and ordered the Chinese national to surrender his passport. Yang is due back in court before Acting Supreme Court Justice Jerald Carter on July 29. Yang faces a maximum sentence of two years in jail if convicted of the top charge. [Read more…]

Teens Arrested For Robbery

Two Westbury teens were arrested in connection with a robbery Thursday, July 23 at 2:25 a.m. in Westbury.

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Quraan Williams

According to Robbery Squad detectives, a local taxi was dispatched to Cedar Road for pickup. Upon arrival the driver observed four suspects sitting on the curb.  Two of the suspects entered the car, one of them reaching around the driver and grabbing him by the neck in a chokehold. The other two, standing nearby, approached the taxi. One of them displayed a handgun, demanding money from the victim. The victim advised the suspects he did not have any money. One of the suspects from outside the car reached in and removed the keys from the vehicle. All of the suspects fled on foot. [Read more…]

Local Crime

Carle Place

July 9 at 9 p.m.: Westbury Ave:. Victim reports unknown subject(s) entered construction site and removed jack hammer, gas generator, and Insignia TV. [Read more…]

Delivery Man Robbed

The Major Case Bureau is investigation a robbery that occurred in New Cassel on Thursday, July 16 at 10:50 p.m.  [Read more…]

Woman Violates Leandra’s Law

The Nassau County Police report the arrest of a Syosset woman for Driving While Intoxicated (Leandra’s Law) on July 14 at 10:40 p.m. in Westbury. [Read more…]

Men Rob Taxi Driver, Passenger

The Major Case Bureau reports the details of a robbery that occurred at 2:10 a.m. on Friday, July 3 in Westbury.  [Read more…]