Crimes Against Property Squad detectives report the arrests of two men for an Grand Larceny that occurred on September 3, 2014 at 3:40 pm in Valley Stream.
According to detectives, Dave Jennings, 20, of 13792 S. Gate Street, Springfield, NY and Adler Clermont, 21, of 103 24 217 Lane, Queens Village, while in Sears, 1150 Green Acres Mall, used fraudulent credit cards to purchase store merchandise totaling $934.15.
When store employees became suspicious of the transaction the police were contacted while the defendants were waiting to pick a television at the merchandise pick-up counter.
Upon police arrival Clermont fled the scene while Jennings was being placed under arrest.
A subsequent investigation revealed the identity of Clermont and on September 17, 2014 he surrendered himself to CAP Squad detectives.
Jennings was charged with Grand Larceny 3rd Degree and Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd Degree. He was previously arraigned in First District Court, Hempstead on 09/04/14.
Clermont is charged with Grand Larceny 3rd Degree, and two (2) counts of Possession of a Forged Instrument 2nd Degree. He will be arraigned in First District Court, Hempstead on 09/18/2014.