Third Squad detectives report the arrest of a Manhasset man for an incident that occurred on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at 12:05 pm in Great Neck Plaza.
According to detectives, Daryl Wright, 39, of 52 Manor Lane, while in front of Best Market, 40 Great Neck Road, became irrational, engaged himself in a verbal argument with a 94 year old male and violently pushed the victim to the ground. The incident was observed by other bystanders who assisted arriving officers with a description of Wright, as well as his vehicle, before he fled the scene.
Assisting officers spotted Wright’s vehicle a short distance away, conducted a car stop and placed him under arrest without further incident.
The 94 year old victim was transported to an area hospital where he was treated for a fractured femur.
During Wright’s arrest processing it was discovered that he was the subject of an unrelated incident involving fraud.
Wright is charged with Assault 2nd Degree, Grand Larceny 3rd Degree, Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd Degree and five (5) Vehicle & Traffic Law charges. He will be arraigned in First District Court, Hempstead on 3/19/2018.
Details by: Det. Frederico/3rd Squad 03/18/18/2205/6672