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Williston Park Man Approached 12-Year-Old

A man from Williston Park was arrested for approaching a 12-year-old girl at 2:45 p.m. on Tuesday, April 13.

Lawrence Aprigliano approached a 12-year-old girl at the Williston Park Public Library, located at 494 Willis Ave., according to Nassau County Police Department Third Squad detectives. He tried to engage the girl in conversation and she walked away. Aprigliano followed her to the children’s section of the library and asked her for her telephone number. The girl notified a library employee and her mother responded as well.


Aprigliano was arrested by Third Squad detectives at 3:50 p.m. yesterday at his home. He is charged with endangering the welfare of a child.

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