The Public Information Office reports the arrest of a Bronx man for Grand Larceny that occurred on Thursday, March 2, 2023, at 3:01 pm in New Cassel.
Third Precinct Officers responded to an Auto Accident in the vicinity of Old County Road and Post Avenue. A male subject operating a 2019 Toyota Tundra struck a 2023 Toyota Camry causing severe damage. The female operator, 20, of the Toyota Camry suffered minor injuries and the juvenile passenger, 6, was not injured.
The male subject left the scene on foot and was stopped in the parking lot of 1636 Old Country Road in Westbury, where he was taken into custody without incident.
During the investigation it was determined that the same 2019 Toyota Tundra struck an unoccupied, parked 2001 Infinity, in front of 640 Bryant Street, New Cassel, causing heavy damage and left the scene.
Subsequent to the investigation, it was revealed that the vehicle was stolen from a parking lot across from 1025 Old Country Road in New Cassel, but not yet reported.
Defendant George Drummer, 29, of 1329 College Avenue, Apt 5E, is charged with Grand Larceny 2nd Degree, Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 2nd Degree, Driving While Intoxicated and Leaving the Scene of an Incident. He will be arraigned on Friday, March 3, 2023, at First District Court located at 99 Main Street, Hempstead.