The Homicide Squad is investigating a Homicide that was discovered on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at 1:20 pm in Hicksville.
According to police, 911 received a call for an aided at the Econo Lodge, Hicksville. Detectives were then called to investigate a possible Homicide. No further details are available at this time. The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: Public Information Office 11/19/16/1400/7945
The Homicide Squad has identified Erik O’Donnell, 37 of East Meadow as the victim of the above Homicide. The investigation is ongoing at this time.
Details by: D/Capt. Azzatta/Homicide 11/21/16/0955/7363
****Correction*****Victim’s last name is O’Connell
The Homicide Squad reports the arrest of Vincent J. Dalton, 51 of 6B Saratoga Court, Ridge, NY on November 22, 2016 in West Islip for the above murder. Dalton is charged with Murder 2nd degree. He will be arraigned on Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at First District Court, Hempstead.