Police said they have apprehended a "very dangerous young man" who they believe is responsible for two sexual assaults whose victims were chosen at random.
DNA matches and suspect lineups led police to charge Nashane Peterkin, a 16-year-old high school student from Springfield Gardens, in a rape and attempted sexual assault in Valley Stream.Cops: Bronx Man Responsible for Car Burglaries
A Bronx man is responsible for numerous larcenies from vehicles in the village in August and September, Garden City police said.
New Hyde Park Woman Charged in Assaults
A New Hyde Park woman was arrested Wednesday afternoon on charges of an assault that police say occurred at an apartment on Jericho Turnpike.
Cops: Woman Stole $39K from Bank Accounts
A Queens woman was arrested in Mineola on Monday morning for allegedly stealing money from the accounts of several bank locations around Nassau County.
Malverne Teen Shot, Killed in Hempstead
A teen that was shot dead on a Hempstead street Wednesday has been identified by family members as Dante James Quinones, 17, a former student at Malverne High School.