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Jose Ventura Jose Ventura The Amityville and Suffolk County police departments, and other fire and law enforcement agencies, reported the following incidents this week:

STABBING ARREST

Copiague: Suffolk County Police arrested a Copiague man April 21, charging him in connection with a stabbing that occurred at a laundromat in Copiague earlier that day. Police gave this account:

A customer and an employee of Nancy’s Super Laundromat were involved in an altercation at the business at 1925 Great Neck Road, at approximately 1:30 a.m. The customer, Jose Ventura, left and came back at approximately 2:45 a.m. and stabbed the employee. The victim was transported by Copiague Fire Department to Nassau University Medical Center in East Meadow for treatment of serious injuries.

Ventura fled and was located a short time later by First Precinct officers. First Squad detectives charged Ventura, 31, of 1050 Marconi Blvd., with Assault 1st Degree. He was held overnight at the First Precinct appeared for arraignment at First District Court in Central Islip on April 22.

BOAT PARTS STOLEN

Amityville: A spokesman for Moss Marine Repairs at 284 S. Ketcham Ave., reported that someone stole $4,000 in boat parts some time between April 3 and 4. Police said that the subject or subjects entered through a rear window and removed the parts. Amityville Village Det. David Smith responded to the crime scene and S.C. Police Department’s First Squad was notified.

GRAND LARCENY

Copiague: A 20-yard dumpster located on Oak Street was stolen April 17 sometime before 5 p.m.

CRIMINAL MISCHIEF

Copiague: Someone broke a window at a business location on Great Neck Road. The incident occurred on April 18 sometime before 8 p.m.

Police were called April 10 to quell a domestic incident on Dawes Avenue. The situation, which took place at 1:30 p.m., was resolved without further incident

ARRESTS

DWI: The following persons have been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated or impaired: Aquilino Rodriguez, 59, of 145 Ellery St., Brentwood; Raynard Bussie, 45, of 40 Delton St., Bay Shore; Francisco Aviles-Amador, 41, of 301 Pagoda Ave., Copiague; Roger Green, 30, of 10 Station Dr., Wyandanch; Rex Watson, 54, of 143 Livingston Ave., Babylon;

Grand Larceny: Rafael Hernandez, 53, of 52 Log Rd., Patchogue;

Petit Larceny: Lisa Marie Medina, 40, of 554 17th St., West Babylon; Anthony Cooper, 27, of 26 East Booker St., Wyandanch.

The charges against those arrested are allegations, and the cases are still pending in the courts. Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have been dismissed or that they have been found innocent and we will include that information in this space in a timely manner.we will include that information in this space in a timely manner.

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