HEMPSTEAD, Nassau County -- A suspect is back in custody after escaping police custody on Long Island.
Police say 38-year-old Anthony Gagliardi was in a police car before he made his escape.
It happened at about 3:45 p.m. on Franklin Avenue in Hempstead Tuesday.
Gagliardi, who is homeless, was taken back into custody Wednesday morning.
Charges against him are pending. Gagliardi was considered to be non violent.
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Suspect who escaped police custody in Hempstead, back in custody
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