Police: Wyandanch man arrested for drug possession following Melville crash

Police say 31-year-old Daquan Cannon was driving a BMW sedan on the South Service Road in Melville when he crashed into a tree around 8 p.m. Sunday.

News 12 Staff

Mar 28, 2022, 9:42 AM

Updated 747 days ago

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A Wyandanch man who had been shot in the arm is under arrest for drug possession after crashing his car in Melville and then running from the scene.
Police say 31-year-old Daquan Cannon was driving a BMW sedan on the South Service Road in Melville when he crashed into a tree around 8 p.m. Sunday.
Police say Cannon took off running from the scene, but was found and arrested about 40 minutes later. That's when officers discovered he had been shot.
Police say Cannon also had drugs on him.
Cannon was then taken to the hospital for treatment
Police say he had an outstanding warrant and under arrest facing several charges.


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