The Fifth Squad reports the arrest for an Attempted Murder that occurred at 1:00am on Monday, December 19, 2022, in Lynbrook.
According to Detectives, Defendant Vincent T. Lynch, 36, of 11112 156th Street Jamaica and the male victim, 27, were passengers sitting inside a gray colored 2004 BMW sedan parked in front of 710 Merrick Road when a physical altercation ensued. During that altercation the Defendant pulled out a firearm and fired one shot striking the victim. Subsequent to the investigation, it was determined that the victim was driven to a local area hospital for treatment.
On Monday, January 23, 2023, at 9:25pm Detectives responded to the NYPD 107th Precinct and arrested Defendant Vincent T. Lynch. He is charged with Murder 2nd Degree (Attempt), Assault 1st Degree, two counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree and one count 3rd Degree, Criminal Use of a Firearm 2nd Degree, Reckless Endangerment 1st Degree, Criminal Possession of a Firearm and Possession of Dangerous Weapon 4th Degree. The defendant will be arraigned on Tuesday, January 24, 2023, in First District Court 99 Main Street Hempstead.
Defendant Lynch was previously arrested in Queens, NY and charged with Robbery on November 9, 2022. He was released without bail and was scheduled to return to Queens County Court February 2023.