The Third Squad reports the arrest of a New York City man for multiple Attempted Burglaries that occurred on Friday, January 27, 2017 at 10:53 pm in New Hyde Park.
According to detectives,Third Precinct patrol officers responded to a 911 call for male attempting togain entry to a Stephen Avenue residence through the rear door. The suspect was unsuccessful and fled the scene on foot. The suspect was stopped by police at the corner of Maple Drive West and Lakeville Road, where he was positively identified by the victim. Further investigation revealed Steven Rizzo, 29, of 2960 Frederick Douglass also attempted to enter two(2) additional homes on Stephen Avenue through rear windows. Rizzo wasarrested without incident.
Rizzo is charged with Three(3) counts of Burglary 2nd degree and will be arraigned on Saturday,January 28, 2017 at First District Court in Hempstead.
Details by: Det Lashinsky/3rdSQD 01/28/17/1615/8688