The Public Information Office reports the details of an unusual incident that occurred on Friday, June 5, 2020 at 7:23 am in Wantagh.
While on patrol, at the intersection of Seaford Avenue and Locust Avenue, a 7th Precinct police officer came upon three, five-gallon size, Poland Spring containers and one five gallon plastic bucket that were left along the curbside and were filled with what appeared to be a flammable liquid.
A subsequent investigation revealed that they contained kerosene and were apparently illegally disposed of and left in the street. The containers were removed by the Fire Marshalls Office for disposal.
Details by: Public Information Office 06/05/20/1900/6672