The Fourth Squad reports the arrest of an Oceanside man for a larceny that occurred on Thursday, February 9, 2023, at 11:40 a.m. in Oceanside.
According to Detectives, defendant Vincent Fredricks, 20, of 3220 Neptune Avenue, stole a woman’s pet cat from the driveway of a residence located on Brower Avenue. Upon notification, Officers and Detectives conducted an investigation to track the suspect’s vehicle and ultimately identify the defendant. Defendant Fredricks was placed under arrest without further incident. The male Turkish Angora cat, named Toby, was safely reunited with his owner.
Defendant Fredricks is charged with Petit Larceny, and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 5th Degree. He will be arraigned on Tuesday, March 7, 2023, at First District Court, 99 Main Street in Hempstead.