West Hempstead man accused of threatening to kill landlord

A West Hempstead man is under arrest after he allegedly held a knife to his landlord's throat yesterday.Police say 23-year-old Nicholas Reilly, of West Hempstead,

WEST HEMPSTEAD - A West Hempstead man is under arrest after he allegedly held a knife to his landlord's throat yesterday.

Police say 23-year-old Nicholas Reilly, of West Hempstead, showed up at his landlord's home at around noon. They say when the 47-year-old victim answered the door, Reilly forced her into the kitchen, held a knife to her throat and threatened to kill her.

Reilly took off after the attack but investigators say he surrendered to police last night.

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