The Major Case Squad detectives are investigating a Serious Aided Case that occurred on Thursday, July 5, 2018 at 10:45 am in Levittown.
According to Arson Bomb detectives, officers responded to a 911 call for a person injured by a firework on Periwinkle Road. Upon arrival, officers located a male, 30, who suffered extensive trauma to both hands and the loss of his left thumb. The male found a firework in the vicinity of Birch Lane and Pinetree Lane in Levittown and ignited the firework before suffering his injuries. The male was transported by a Nassau County Police Ambulance to an area hospital for treatment.
The investigation is ongoing.
Details by: D/Sgt. Fitzmaurice/ABS 07/05/18/1445/8688