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Cops: S. Farmingdale man arrested in stabbing of father

Eric Georgoulakos, 23, stabbed his father several times

Eric Georgoulakos, 23, stabbed his father several times in South Farmingdale before stealing the vehicle of a nearby homeowner who had let him use the bathroom, police said. (Aug. 30, 2013) Credit: NCPD

A South Farmingdale man wanted in the August stabbing of his father has been arrested, police said Saturday.

Nassau police said, on August 30, Eric Georgoulakos, 23, was involved in a domestic dispute with his father, 53, whom he stabbed with a knife. When police arrived, Georgoulakos was no longer in their Grant Street house, having fled to a neighboring home where he stole a 2004 Chevrolet Trail Blazer, authorities said. The father was treated at a hospital.

Georgoulakos was in Queens County Court on Saturday on an unrelated charge, police said, when he was taken into custody.

Police have charged Georgoulakos with second-degree attempted murder; first-degree assault and fourth-degree criminal possession of a weapon.

He faces arraignment Sunday at First District Court in Hempstead.

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