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Kings Point Man Allegedly Offered Police Officer Money, Drugs to Avoid Future Traffic Tickets

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Officials: Jacob Tal, 21, is being charged with Bribing a Public Servant in the 3rd Degree.

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NCPD reports the arrest of Jacob Tal of Kings Point, 21, for an attempted bribery that occurred in Great Neck Estates on Saturday, 10/7.

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Great Neck Estates, NY - October 9, 2017 - Third Squad detectives report the arrest of a Kings Point man for an attempted bribery that occurred in Great Neck Estates on Saturday, 10/07/17 at 5:25 P.M.
 
According to detectives, Jacob Tal, 21, entered the Great Neck Estates Police Department Headquarters located at 1 Cedar Drive, and approached a police officer. He then offered the police officers drugs and money so that he may not pull him over and write him any tickets in the future. The police officer refused and placed the defendant under arrest.
 
Tal is being charged with Bribe Public Servant 3rd Degree (Attempt) and is being arraigned on Sunday, October 08, 2017 in First District Court, Hempstead.
 
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