Man accused of assaulting 2 girls in NJ arrested on LI

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BAY SHORE -

An upstate New York man was arrested on Long Island, accused of sexually assaulting two young girls during a home invasion in New Jersey.

New Jersey state police say Craig Lassiter, from Middletown, broke into a home last month in New Jersey.

That say he threatened and assaulted two girls before running from police. 

He was arrested days later in Bay Shore. 

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