The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of two Juveniles for an Assault that occurred on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at 3:40 p.m. in Hempstead.
According to Gang Investigation Squad detectives, a 36 year old male was approached by two male Juveniles, ages 15 and 14 at the intersection of Washington Avenue and Front Street. One of the juveniles was armed with a Machete and slashed the victim on his left ear and shoulder. The defendants fled on bicycles. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment of his injuries.
Detectives conducted an investigation and were able to locate the 15 year old juvenile on Thursday, September 8, 2016 at 8:40 p.m. in Hempstead and placed him into custody. The 14 year old juvenile was taken into custody on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. in Uniondale.
Both defendants appeared in Family Court and were charged with Assault 1st degree, Assault 2nd degree and Possession of a Dangerous Weapon 4th degree.