Police: Man assaulted officer in New Cassel laundromat
A Connecticut man is accused of assaulting a Nassau police officer in a New Cassel laundromat.
Officials say Yvan Peralta-Taveras was harassing customers at the Laundry Stadium on Old Country Road in New Cassel on Thursday morning.
An officer responding to the scene asked Peralta-Taveras to remove his hands from his pockets.
Peralta-Taveras reportedly refused and then started fighting with the officer.