The Fifth Squad reports the arrest of a West Hempstead man for an Assault that occurred on Saturday, August 04, 2018 at 2:00 a.m. in West Hempstead.
According to detectives,Mario Mayorga, 42, of Nassau Boulevard, was involved in a disturbance with a 39 year old female. He proceeded to push and shove the female victim when the victim’s son, 21, intervened by grabbing the subject and pulling him away. The female victim did not suffer any injuries. The subject then grabbed a screwdriver and stabbed the male victim in the abdomen causing a laceration. The subject left the scene in an unknown direction.
Upon further investigation, officers located the subject on Euclid Avenue and attempted to place him under arrest. Mayorga resisted arrest and placed one of the officer’s in a headlock. The officer suffered a facial abrasion and substantial pain to his nneck. The subject was placed under arrest and transported to an area hospital with complaints of back pain. The officer was transported to an area hospital and released. Both victims refused medical attention at the scene.
The defendant, Mario Mayorga, is charged with two (2) counts of Assault 2nd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree, Strangulation 2nd Degree and Resisting Arrest. He will be arraigned when medically practical.
Details by: Det. Brodie/5th Squad 08/04/18/1915/8838