Police: School bus driver sold heroin

According to police, Maldane Cockett was arrested in North Massapequa on Monday night.

According to police, Maldane Cockett was arrested in North Massapequa on Monday night. (4/20/16)

NORTH MASSAPEQUA - Police say a school bus driver is accused of dealing heroin.

According to police, Maldane Cockett was arrested in North Massapequa on Monday night.

Detectives say the 26-year-old sold heroin to someone on the corner of North Broadway and North Beech Street.

The Copiague man is a bus driver for Educational Bus Transportation.

The company says Cockett has been pulled from service.

Police say it doesn't look like he was dealing the drugs on the school bus.

 

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