Yaphank man accused of stabbing neighbor over roof repair

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A Yaphank man accused of stabbing his neighbor has been arrested.

The incident happened Sunday at the Taylor Commons development near William Floyd Parkway.

News 12 has been told there was argument over work being done on a shared roof, and one resident stabbed his neighbor in the hand.

Police say the unidentified man then went into his home and didn't surrender until hours later.

The man was taken to the hospital for evaluation.

 

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