First Squad detectivesreport the arrest of a Uniondale man for Attempted Burglary that occurred onMonday, September 11, 2017 at 11:00 pm in Uniondale.
According to detectives,patrol officers responded for a 911 call for a burglary in progress at aresidence on Cornwell Avenue. The female victim, 45, was asleep when sheheard a noise and awoke to find two (2) hands coming through an openwindow. The victim went to the window, opened the shades and noticed thewindow’s screen had been damaged. An unknown male was standing below thewindow. The subject fled the scene on foot. The victim providedpolice with a description of the subject.
A short time later, a malefitting the description was stopped by police in the vicinity of Avenue B andNassau Road. An investigation was conducted and Jamali Johnson, 30, of675 New Street was placed under arrest.
Defendant Johnson is beingcharged with Burglary 2nd degree (Attempt), two (2) counts ofCriminal Mischief 4th degree and has an unrelated warrant for FalsePersonation. He was arraigned on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at FirstDistrict Court, Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Corry/1stSQD 09/12/17/2215/8688