Police: Theresa Signoriello, of Levittown, attacked officer while being arrested for assault

A Levittown woman is accused of spitting on, kicking and biting a Nassau County police officer. The incident occurred when officers attempted to arrested Theresa

Police say Theresa Signoriello attacked an officer while

Police say Theresa Signoriello attacked an officer while being arrested for assaulting another woman. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

WOODBURY - A Levittown woman is accused of spitting on, kicking and biting a Nassau County police officer.

The incident occurred when officers attempted to arrested Theresa Signoriello for allegedly assaulting another woman on Ponder Lane on Saturday.

Signoriello had allegedly violated an order of protection the victim had received.

The attacked officer was treated at a local hospital.

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