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Man stalked woman jogger several times in Ronkonkoma, police say

William Adragna, 51, of Holly Lane in Smithtown

William Adragna, 51, of Holly Lane in Smithtown was charged with stalking. Photo Credit: William Adragna, 51, of Holly Lane in Smithtown was charged with stalking.

A Smithtown man was arrested Saturday on charges of stalking a female jogger on multiple occasions, Suffolk County police said.

William Adragna, 51, of Holly Lane had followed the woman on several days since April in Ronkonkoma, police said in a news release.

The woman saw Adragna following her Saturday about 9:30 a.m. in a 2003 Ford Taurus on Motor Parkway near Edgewood Avenue, police said. Officers stopped the Taurus near Rosevale Avenue and arrested Adragna, police said.

Adragna was charged with third-degree stalking, second-degree harassment and aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. He is set to be arraigned Sunday morning in First District Court in Central Islip.

Police are asking anyone with information to call the Fourth Precinct at 631-854-8426.

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