Eighth Squad Detectives report the arrest of a Seaford man for a Criminal Mischief that occurred on Sunday, February 21, 2021 at 6:30 pm in Seaford.
According to detectives, police responded to a 911 call for a disturbance. A male, 20, had a verbal dispute with two other occupants in the residence. The male broke the glass in the front door causing lacerations to his arms and debris on his body. The arriving officer encountered the subject who had a large piece of glass in his hand. The officer gave commands for the subject to drop the glass and he complied. The officer went to place the subject under arrest when he began to flail his arms and resist. The officer subdued the subject and Joseph Vicale, 20, of Seaford was placed arrest. During the struggle the officer’s eyes came in contact with small fragments of glass on the subject’s body and suffered irritated eyes and blurred vision.
The officer was transported to an area hospital for treatment and released.
Defendant is charged with Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree, Assault 2nd Degree, two (2) counts of Menacing 3rd Degree, Harassment 2nd Degree, Resisting Arrest and Obstructing Governmental Administration 2nd Degree. He will be arraigned on Monday, February 22, 2021 in Mineola.
Details by: Det Elliot/8th Sqd. 02/21/21/2330/8688