Third squad detectives report the arrest of a Westbury man for multiple incidents of public lewdness that occurred beginning in February 2020 until continued until May 2020.
According to detectives, Jeffrey Lichtenberger, 43, of 975 Mirabelle Avenue, on five separate occasions, purposely exposed himself while standing in an area where he was witnessed by the victims. Four of the incidents occurred while he was outside of the Hilton Garden Inn, 1575 Privado Road, Westbury and one incident occurring outside of the Hyatt Place, 5 North Avenue, East Garden City. During one of the incidents his actions were observed by two 15 year old female victims.
An investigation by detectives led them to the identity and location of Lichtenberger and he was subsequently placed under arrest without incident.
The defendant is charged with six (6) counts of Public Lewdness and two (2) counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. He will be arraigned in First District Court, Hempstead on 5/26/2020.
Detectives request anyone who believes they may have been a victim to Lichtenberger’s actions should call the Third Squad at (516) 573-6353 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Purcell/3rd Squad 05/25/20/1845/6672