Acting Nassau County District Attorney Madeline Singas recently announced the arrest of three people connected to an insurance scam in which they allegedly staged an accident in Levittown in September 2013.
The defendants Tiffany Dertinger, 22, of Massapequa, Michael Lopez, 25, of Massapequa and Erin Clyne, 29, of Rockville Center, were arraigned on Sept. 30, by Nassau County District Court Judge Paul Meli. Clyne and Dertinger were released on their own recognizance. Lopez was conditionally released to the Department of Probation. The case is being prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Brian Heid of Singas’ Government and Consumer Frauds Bureau. The defendants returned to court on Oct. 2. [Read more…]