Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway



A 19-year-old Lynbrook man was arrested on June 4 at 7:30 p.m. and charged with leaving the scene of an accident that occurred on May 9 on Merrick Road.

On June 5 at 9:45 a.m., a 55-year-old man from Springfield Gardens, Queens, was arrested and charged with aggravated unlicensed operator and failure to signal on Merrick Road.

At 1 p.m. on June 6, a 21-year-old Lynbrook man was charged with criminal obstruction of airway on Freer Street.

A 49-year-old Lynbrook resident was arrested on June 6 at 8:20 p.m. and charged with criminal contempt on Lakeview Avenue.

A 32-year-old Cedarhurst woman was arrested on June 6 at 8:30 p.m. and charged with petit larceny from an incident that occurred on Sept. 23 on Park Place.

On June 11 at 2:51 p.m., a 30-year-old Ridge man was arrested and charged with aggravated unlicensed operator, suspended registration and failure to cover loose cargo on Merrick Road.

Petit larceny

A resident of Atria Lynbrook reported that on June 6 at 1:30 p.m., an unknown suspect stole a gold Tiffany clock from her room. Total loss was about $500.

Grand larceny and forgery

The manager of Marlin Building Contractors Inc., 368 Ocean Ave., reported that between June 5 and 6, an unknown suspect fraudulently cashed two altered checks against the company’s Bank of America checking account. Total loss was $7,152.54.