The Forth Precinct reports the arrest of a Queens man for an incident that occurred on Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 5:20 pm in North Lawrence.
Forth precinct officers responded to a disturbance of a person with a weapon in the parking lot of 369 Rockaway Turnpike. The defendant, Douglas Beale, 52, of 325 Beach 40th Street, was driving at the intersection of Nassau Expressway and Bay Boulevard when he became involved in a dispute with a male, 50, also driving at this location with a female passenger, 27.
Upon arrival, officers were informed that the defendant had been in a dispute with the male victim and displayed a handgun placing him in fear. The victim then called police.
As a result, Beale was placed into custody without further incident.
No injuries were reported.
Defendant Beale is charged with two (2) counts of Menacing 2nd Degree and Criminal Mischief 4th Degree. He will be arraigned on May 2, 2021 in Mineola.
Details by: 4th Precinct 05/02/21/0300/8834