The Third Squad reports the arrest of a Hempstead man for Burglary which occurred on Monday, June 20, 2016 at 1:10 p.m. in New Cassel.
According to detectives, Third Precinct Officers responded to a burglary in progress call at a residence on Aster Place South in Westbury. A description of the subject was transmitted over the radio at which time the officers observed the defendant Damien Onwubuemeli, 21 of 135 Clinton Street at the corner of Old Country Road and Brooklyn Avenue. He was stopped and placed under arrest. At the time of his arrest the defendant was in possession of a laptop and a small safe which were determined to be proceeds from the burglary.
Onwubuemeli is charged with Burglary 2nd degree. He was arraigned on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at First District Court in Hempstead.