Roosevelt man arrested in early June stabbing

Bernardo A. Peralta of Roosevelt was arrested Thursday

Bernardo A. Peralta of Roosevelt was arrested Thursday on first-degree assault charges in the stabbing of a 22-year-old man found on June 3. (June 13, 2013) Photo Credit: NCPD

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A 49-year old Roosevelt man was charged in the stabbing of a 22-year-old man found on June 3, police said.

Bernardo A. Peralta, 49 of 22 E. Pennywood Ave., is facing first-degree assault charges. He was arrested on Thursday and arraigned in First District Court in Hempstead on Friday. Peralta is due back in court on June 19.

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Peralta is charged with the 4:33 a.m. stabbing of an unidentified victim found earlier this month in front of 449 Babylon Tpke. with a stab wound, police said.

The victim was taken by police ambulance to Nassau University Medical Center and was in stable condition at the time. A dark colored SUV was observed leaving the scene, police said.

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