The Homicide Squad reports the arrest of a Garden City man at 12:30am on Saturday, July 3, 2021 in New Hyde Park.
According to Detectives, at approximately 11:45pm on Friday, July 2, 2021 Defendant Steven Moscatiello, 20, of 140 Euston Road was operating a gray colored 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee eastbound on Jericho Turnpike at the intersection of Cherry Lane when he struck a male pedestrian. The male victim, 50, of Huntington Station succumbed to his injuries and at 12:51am was pronounced deceased at the scene. The investigation is ongoing.
Defendant Steven Moscatiello is charged with Vehicular Manslaughter 2nd Degree and DWI. He will be arraigned on Saturday, July 3, 2021 in First District Court 99 Main Street Hempstead.
Details by: D/Sgt. Bertini / Homicide Sqd. 07/03/21/1005/7990