Uniondale man gets prison time for 2012 attack

A Uniondale man has been sentenced to nine years in prison for slashing another man with a box cutter.



Prosecutors say Wayne Speaks took part in a 2012 attack on a man at a Freeport motel. The victim was reportedly slashed several times and had his teeth knocked out.



Wayne Speaks pleaded guilty to the charges in November. 



A case against another suspect in the attack in pending.


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