Police: 2 Uniondale teens arrested after officers find them driving stolen car

Officers arrested 18-year-old Max Zepeda Villalta and 19-year-old Derick Portillo.

News 12 Staff

Jul 5, 2023, 10:23 AM

Updated 323 days ago

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Police say two Uniondale teens are under arrest after they were found driving a stolen car.
Officers tell News 12 they noticed the car on Nassau Road in Uniondale occupied by 18-year-old Max Zepeda Villalta and 19-year-old Derick Portillo.
Police say when officers approached the car and tried to arrest Villalta, who was driving, he became violent and combative.
Police were eventually able to arrest both suspects and no injuries were reported.
Both men are due back in court later this month.  


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