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Mineola Man Arrested for Breaking Gas Station Window

Harpreet Singh broke window of Garden City Park gas station, spit at and kicked officers.

A Mineola man who broke the window of a gas station in Garden City Park was arrested Friday by the Nassau County Police at the report of a disturbance.

According to detectives from the , Harpreet Singh, 24, had allegedly broken a store window at the at 2399 Jericho Turnpike at 12:45 a.m.

Officers arrested Singh who, according to a report, repeatedly spit at officers and attempted to kick the officer driving while he was being transported for processing

When a second officer intervened, that officer was kicked in the right arm and was removed to a local hospital where he was treated and released for contusions to his arm. Singh also continued to spit at officers while he was being processed.

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He is charged with second degree assault, third degree criminal mischief and obstructing governmental administration. He was arraigned at First District Court in Hempstead on Friday.

ann m May 30, 2012 at 02:28 PM
My kids went to school at NHP Memorial and hung out in that park. There were always drugs to be had there, but the cops watched the kids in the park. So sad that things are so different now. The cops should be more vigiliant isn't that what we pay their horrendous salaries for?
Vincent May 30, 2012 at 02:39 PM
Acer/Jaspreet Singh: And just who did you report him to?
tj June 16, 2012 at 10:03 PM
Good Riddance,,,,If this wasnt politically correct 2012 when foreigners have more rights then citizens,,,,,this guy would have been dealt with a long time ago,,,,,
Marilyn chambers June 17, 2012 at 02:52 AM
I think tj should know his ancestors were foreigners too tj u are an asshole
(light years fast cash clutching) June 23, 2012 at 08:33 AM
good thing Ive seen this because like befores comment from tj he could of had been dealt a long time ago but I also understand him in a way how he went thru the police during the processing like wow spitting n kicking thats crazy but maybe he had some problems b4 with the police n they got the uppee hand by doing him wrong or he did break the window

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