The Eight Squad reports the arrest of a West Babylon man for Burglary that occurred on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 7:50 am in Farmingdale.
According to detectives, the defendant Carlos Alfaro, 39, of 159 11th Street entered the US Gas store located at 545 Conklin Street and approached a male cashier. Defendant Alfaro then proceeded to come behind the counter kicking merchandise and then began punching the victim in his chest. The cash register on the counter was also kicked knocking it to the floor causing damage. Carlos Alfaro again approaches the victim and uses his head to strike the victim causing substantial pain. The victim ran out of the store and called police. The defendant fled on foot in an unknown direction. At about 11:49 am the defendant Carlos Alfaro returned back to the store. Eighth Precinct police responded after being called and were able to place him into police custody. The victim suffered a contusion to the head and pain to his chest. He refused medical attention at scene. No proceeds were recovered.
Carlos Alfaro is charged with Burglary 2nd Degree, and two counts of Criminal Mischief 4th Degree. He will be arraigned at First District Court in Hempstead on Friday, June 5, 2020 in Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Harrigan / Eighth Squad 06/04/20/1745/8348