by Dana Klosner
(Uniondale, NY) A Uniondale man was arrested by members of the Nassau County Fugitive Squad and members of the US Marshal Service NY/NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force for an arrest warrant.
Roberto Carlo Ayala, 20 was arrested for desertion from the United States Navy on January 17 at 6:40a.m. in Uniondale.
The defendant was placed under arrest at his residence without incident. A loaded 9mm Beretta semi-automatic pistol and a high capacity magazine were found in his possession.
The defendant is being charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon and Criminal Possession of a High Capacity Magazine.
Ayala was arraigned on January 18, 2014 at First District Court, Hempstead.