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Crime watch: Lynbrook, East Rockaway



A 37-year-old Elmont man was arrested on Jan. 16 at 4:20 p.m. and charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal possession of marijuana and possession of a hypodermic needle on Hempstead Avenue.

On Jan. 16 at 9:26 p.m., a 22-year-old from Ozone Park, Queens, was arrested and charged with providing a false written statement to police.

At 11:20 a.m. on Jan. 20, a 42-year-old Elmont man was arrested and charged with two counts of aggravated unlicensed operator, failure to obey a traffic control device and no license on Ocean Avenue.