Police: Suspect bites Nassau officer’s hand during arrest

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LEVITTOWN -

A Nassau police officer is recovering after being attacked by a suspect in Levittown.

Police responded to the PC Richard's on Hempstead Turnpike Tuesday after Deshawn Webster allegedly tried to make a fraudulent transaction using fake documents.

Investigators say Webster then went after the officer, bit his hand and dislocated his thumb.

The manager of the PC Richard's was also hurt.

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