Police report an arrest for an assault that occurred on Friday, June 27 at 9:18 a.m. in Valley Stream.
According to detectives, a male victim, 23, while exiting a deli at 414 Bayview Avenue, Inwood, at 12:45 a.m., encountered an acquaintance, Katrina Cruz, of 613 Rockaway Avenue, Valley Stream. Cruz allegedly threw a cup at the victim’s face and stabbed him in the stomach. The victim suffered injuries and was transported and treated at St. John’s Hospital.
The investigation led to the arrest of Cruz at her home. She was charged with assault in the 2nd degree and 4th degree possession of a dangerous weapon, and was arraigned on Saturday, June 28, at First Distict Court in Hempstead.