The Homicide Squad reports the arrest of a Hempstead man for an Assault that occurred on Sunday, May 13,2018 at 5:21 p.m. in Hempstead.
According to Detectives,First Precinct officers conducted a car stop of a vehicle driven by Dwayne Henderson, 21, of 100 Terrace Avenue Apt #566 on Greenwich Street. After officers approached the vehicle the subject fled the scene dragging one of the officers. The officer suffered lacerations to both knees and elbows along with bruising to his right knee. He was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment and released.
Henderson was later observed on Macon Place in Uniondale, exiting his vehicle and fleeing on foot. While attempting to place the subject under arrest, he began to resist by flailing his arms, kicking his legs and refusing to be handcuffed. After being subdued,Henderson was placed under arrest with no injuries to that officer. Upon further investigation, a clear bag with a substance that appeared to be crack cocaine was recovered.
Defendant Henderson is chargedwith Assault 2nd Degree, Reckless Endangerment 1st Degree,Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 5th Degree, ResistingArrest and Unlawful Fleeing of a P.O. 3rd Degree. He will bearraigned on Monday, May 14, 2018 in First District Court in Hempstead.
Details by: D/Sgt.Rojas/Homicide 05/14/18/0300/8838