Police ID Fourth Precinct escapee as Shirley man

Michael Greco, 25, of Shirley, was arrested on

Michael Greco, 25, of Shirley, was arrested on March 9 on non-violent drug related charges and for resisting arrest, police said. Photo Credit: SCPD

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Suffolk police Monday were searching for a Shirley man who escaped from the Fourth Precinct on Sunday as he was being processed on nonviolent drug charges and resisting arrest, authorities said.

Michael Greco, 25, of 9 Corbin Ave., broke free about 10:20 a.m. from the precinct on Veterans Memorial Highway in Smithtown, police said.

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Greco is about 5 feet, 7 inches tall, 110 pounds with a thin build, brown hair, brown eyes and dark facial hair, police said.

No other details were released, including the circumstances of his arrest and escape, and the exact charges.

Anyone with information may call Fourth Precinct detectives at 631-854-8452 or Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477.

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