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A Rockland County man is under arrest for allegedly threatening to stab a hospital worker.
Orangetown police say Stephen Lucchese, 41, was a patient at Nyack Hospital when he pulled out a knife on an employee.
The New City man is charged with menacing and criminal weapons possession, an automatic felony since officials say he is a repeat offender.
Lucchese is in the Rockland County Jail until his next court appearance.