Police Officers responded to Nassau University Medical Center for an assault assignment. The victim, who was being treated for injuries, stated they occurred as a result of a confrontation with the defendant. Based on this sworn statement, as well as medical records, probable cause existed to effect the arrest of the defendant and he was placed into custody. Due to HIPPA regulations there are no video surveillance cameras in this area of the hospital, therefore, there is no video surveillance of the incident.
Authority Detective Michael Bitsko
Nassau County Police Department
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