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Hempstead-North Hempstead police report, Jan. 10

Reports from county or village police, Dec. 27-Jan. 2

Atlantic Beach

The tires on a 2008 Mercedes parked on Bay Boulevard were slashed Dec. 27.


A 49-year-old man was arrested Dec. 27 and charged with disorderly conduct. Police said he became irate and refused to leave a convenience store on Doughty Boulevard when he and a group of men were ordered to leave.

Two businesses on Bayview Avenue were destroyed by a suspicious fire Dec. 30.


Four tires and rims were removed from a 2008 Infiniti parked in the driveway of a Briarwood Crossing residence Dec. 28.

A Far Rockaway man, 19, was arrested Dec. 30 and charged with grand larceny. He is charged with ringing up items at lower prices at Burlington Coat Factory on Rockaway Turnpike while employed as a cashier.


The rear window of the fire chief's vehicle parked at Harrison Avenue and Long Beach Road was broken Dec. 29.

Two snowblowers were stolen from a truck belonging to TJ Automotive Distributors on Hampton Road. Two male suspects are shown on surveillance video.

Numerous thefts occurred on Poplar Street Dec. 29. An unlocked 2009 Chevy was stolen from in front of a residence; a 2008 Ford was ransacked and money was taken, and items were taken from three additional vehicles parked in adjoining driveways.

Paint was poured on a 2000 Lincoln on Trinity Place on Dec. 29. The doors on the vehicle also were scratched.


99 Cent Mall on Nassau Road was broken into Dec. 27. Cell phones and money were stolen.

A man, 40, was arrested Dec. 30 for a burglary that occurred on Dec. 20. He is charged with entering a residence on Hudson Avenue and removing electronics and jewelry from the house.

A 2009 Hyundai Sonata was stolen from in front of a residence on Manhattan Avenue on Jan. 1.


A 1987 Toyota was stolen from Hempstead Boulevard on Dec. 29.

A residence on Adams Street was burglarized Jan. 1, and a DVD was stolen.


Three tires on a 2001 BMW parked on Fordham Lane were slashed Dec. 27.



A woman's black canvas bag was stolen from the stoop of her residence on Marion Street on Dec. 27. The victim left the bag containing jewelry unattended while she unloaded her vehicle. Police said she saw an unknown man running away holding the bag.


A group of youths jumped on the trunk of a 2002 Lincoln in a parking lot on Route 25 Dec. 28, damaging the car. No arrests were made.

East Northport

A basement window of St. Paul's Lutheran Church on Vernon Valley Road was pried open Dec. 28, and a credit card was stolen from the office.


Jewelry and personal checks were stolen from a house on Chestnut Street Dec. 29. Entry was gained by prying open a window.

Kings Park

The rims and tires were stolen from a 2010 Cadillac Escalade parked in a driveway on Gingerbread Road on Dec. 28.


A Pennsylvania man, 41, was arrested Dec. 28 at Bailey Drive and County Line Road on drug-related charges.

A woman's cell phone was grabbed from her hand by an unknown individual in a parking on Carmans Road on Dec. 27.

A suspicious person driving a Toyota Camry on Carmans Road on Dec. 27 was reported following a 16-year-old girl while she was walking home. The male suspect fled when family members approached him.


Merrick Car Wash on Sunrise Highway was burglarized Dec. 26. The cash register was broken and cash was taken.

A 2002 Toyota Highlander was damaged when a water main break caused South Hewlett Avenue to collapse Dec. 27.


Tires and rims were discovered stolen Dec. 29 from a 2007 Cadillac Escalade parked in a driveway on Meadow Road.

St. James

A St. James man, 30, was arrested Dec. 28 and charged with third-degree burglary in connection with a burglary earlier that day at the Spages Pharmacy on Lake Avenue. Entry to the pharmacy was gained by cutting a hole in the roof. The suspect is charged with stealing prescription medications then exiting the premises by smashing the front door.


A 2009 Nissan Altima on Princeton Drive North was vandalized Dec. 27. The car was dented and had paint missing from it.

Compiled by Mary Beth Foley


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