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Crimes Nearby: Port Jeff Taxi Driver Stabbed in Neck

The following arrest information was supplied by the Suffolk County Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.

 

Suffolk County police reported the following information:

Three Village 
Louis Alfano, 46, of East Setauket, was arrested Aug. 23 in Selden and charged with third-degree grand larceny. According to police, Alfano stole jewelry from a residence on Glenwood Lane in Port Jefferson between July 2 and Aug. 2.

Hauppauge

James Ramunni, 24, of Nesconset, was arrested Aug. 20 and charged with grand larceny in the third-degree, two counts of burglary in the second-degree, and criminal possession of a controlled substance. Police said Ramuni entered a Nesconset home on Old Nichols Road through an unlocked door and stole cash and a car key. He allegedly stole a 2010 Honda Civic.
  
Then Ramunni entered a Nesconset home on Lincoln Avenue to steal assorted coins, according to police reports. Cops were called to the scene and arrested Ramunni on Lincoln Avenue, where they allegedly found him in possession of a controlled substance.

Smithtown 

Fermin Gomez, 51, of Smithtown, was arrested in Smithtown on Aug. 23 on petit larceny charges stemming from a June 30 incident. Reports state Gomez was arrested at 727 Veterans Highway in Smithtown on June 30 1:21 p.m. after he took two containers of Lucas Fuel Injector Cleaner from a store without paying for them.

Port Jefferson 

On Saturday at about 3 a.m., a cab driver was stabbed during a robbery on Clifton Place in Port Jefferson Station.

A report states that the cab driver was called to pick up a fare on Clifton Place by an unknown man. The driver fled his taxicab after the man stabbed him in the back of the neck. The man then stole the taxicab and crashed it on Gaymore Road, fleeing on foot, according to a police report.

The driver of the cab had been identified as a Port Jefferson resident by someone who had heard about the incident but did not want to give a name when talking about the details.

The driver was transported to Stony Brook University Hospital. His condition is unknown at this time. The taxi was described as a having a blue color. A person who Patch spoke with at El Coyote Cab Company located on Cherub Lane in Port Jefferson Station identified the cab company involved in the incident as El Amigo based in Selden. The company is said to cater to Spanish-speaking customers. No listing or contact information is available for El Amigo as of yet. Police said that no arrests have been made.

Rocky Point

A Chase bank in Medford was robbed Tuesday morning, but police say the man responsible was arrested soon after.  Angel Delgado, 29, of Shoreham, entered the bank at 700 Patchogue Yaphank Road around 9:20 a.m. and "handed the teller a note demanding cash and threatened the use of a weapon if she did not comply," police said. The teller gave Delgado an unspecified amount of cash and Delgado fled, police said. He was later found riding a bicycle and apprehended in Bellport. He is charged with first degree robbery


 

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