2 accused of breaking into Shirley home, Tasering woman

? Police say two Mastic Beach residents are accused of breaking into a Shirley home and Tasering a woman inside. The incident happened on William

MASTIC BEACH - ? Police say two Mastic Beach residents are accused of breaking into a Shirley home and Tasering a woman inside. The incident happened on William Floyd Parkway around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday. Police say Jose Hernandez and Desiree Lennon forced their way in, used a stun gun on the woman inside several times before stealing a bag. Cops say that the woman knew Hernandez. The woman gave a name and description, and the pair were arrested. Both face robbery charges, while Lennon faces weapons possession charges for having a Taser.

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