Arrest Made in Connection With Stabbing of Man in Valley Stream, According to Police

NCPD: Fredy Orlando Zacaria-Agustin, 25, is charged with 2nd Degree Attempted Murder and Assault.

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NCPD report the arrest of Fredy Orlando Zacaria-Agustin of Valley Stream, 25, in connection with an Assault that occurred on Wednesday, August 2.

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Valley Stream, NY - August 7, 2017 - Fifth Squad detectives report the arrest of Fredy Orlando Zacaria-Agustin, 25, of Valley Stream, in connection with an Assault that occurred in Valley Stream on Wednesday, August 02, 2017 at 3:31 am.
 
According to detectives, a Third Precinct Police officer observed a 25 year old male victim lying on the ground with multiple stab wounds in the vicinity of West Merrick Road / South Franklin Avenue. The victim suffered deep lacerations to his head, neck, arms, and chest. A Nassau County Police Ambulance transported him to a local hospital where he was treated for his injuries, and is listed in serious but stable condition. 
 
A subsequent investigation led detectives to the identity of the defendant and he was placed under arrest at his home without incident on Friday, August 4, 2017 at 3:42 pm.
 
Zacaria-Agustin is charged with Attempted Murder 2nd Degree, Assault 1st Degree and two (2) counts of Possession of a Dangerous Weapon 4th Degree. He will be arraigned in First District Court, Hempstead on 8/5/2017.
 
Detectives request that anyone with any information regarding the above crime to contact the Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
 
A criminal charge is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.