The Eighth Squad reports the arrest of a Levittown man for an assault of a police officer on July 15 at 1:20 a.m. in Levittown.
According to detectives, police responded to a residence on Hilltop Lane, for an adult male who had threatened to harm himself. Upon officer arrival, the male, now known as defendant Keith Pinner, 23, became verbally and physically aggressive towards police, resulting in officers placing Pinner under arrest. Pinner was transported by a Nassau County Police ambulance to a nearby hospital for assessment and treatment. One officer with a laceration to his hand was also transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Pinner is charged with second-degree assault. He was arraigned on July 15 in First District Court in Hempstead.