The Arson & Bomb Squad reports the arrest of a New Hyde Park man that occurred on Thursday, October 20, 2022, at 1:10 pm in Hicksville.
According to detectives, Senthil Lakshamanan of 1005 North 1st Street, was placed under arrest during an investigation at Maharaja Farmers Market located at 265 South Broadway. Detectives discovered several open bins of fireworks for sale at this location. All fireworks were removed by the Arson & Bomb Squad and safely secured.
Defendant Senthil Lakshamanan is charged with Unlawful Selling of Fireworks, Unlawful Storage of Explosives and two (2) counts of Explosives-without Licenses and Certificates. He will be arraigned on Friday, October 21, 2022, at First District Court, 99 Main Street, Hempstead.