The Second Squad reports the arrest for an Assault that occurred at 12:00 am on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 in North Massapequa.
According to Detectives, defendant Michael R. Rahl, 40, of 398 N. Virginia Avenue North Massapequa was observed by Police Officers violating multiple Vehicle and Traffic Laws while operating a gray 2005 Toyota pickup truck on East Service Road. The investigation led to Officers placing the defendant under arrest. Defendant Rahl resisted arrest by flailing his arms to avoid being handcuffed and kicking his legs striking an Officer in his hip and back requiring the Officer to be transported to a local hospital for his injuries. The Officer has been treated and released.
Defendant Michael R. Rahl is charged with Assault 2nd Degree, Resisting Arrest, DWI and multiple Vehicle and Traffic Law violations. He will be arraigned on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 in First District Court 99 Main Street Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Rubino / 2nd Sqd. 12/20/17/1000/7990