Police: Man stabs 2 people in Lindenhurst; crashes stolen car
A man and woman were stabbed multiple times in Lindenhurst, detectives say.
Suffolk County police say the incident happened around 1:22 p.m. when James Domanico, 36, stabbed Latoya Rolle, 36, multiple times outside of 730 West Montauk Highway during a dispute.
The two got into a 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee owned and driven by an acquaintance, Arielle Itzkowitz, and drove to Miramar Boulevard where Domanico stabbed 37-year-old Joseph Zuck.
Domanico than took the vehicle and fled the scene before crashing the Jeep into a tree on Albert Street about 15 minutes later.
The Jeep was found abandoned in the northbound left lane of New York State Route 231 near Hale Road.
Domenico was transported by another acquaintance to an area hospital for treatment of injuries not considered life-threatening that he sustained in the crash.
Rolle and Zuck were also transported to an area hospital for treatment of injuries not considered life-threatening. Itzkowitz was not injured.
Domanico was released from the hospital Wednesday afternoon and charged with two counts of assault in the second degree, two counts of criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree and one count of grand larceny in the third degree.
He is being held overnight at the Third Precinct and is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on Aug. 11.