The Third Squad reports thearrests of two Queens men for Grand Larceny that occurred on Sunday, September17, 2017 at 2:09 a.m. in Roslyn Heights.
According to detectives,patrol officers responded to a 911 call for a larceny in progress on ShephardLane. The victim, 58, observed an unknown male in her driveway. The victimobserved the subject open the door of her husband’s 2017 Honda Accord. At thistime, the complainant observed a second unknown male attempting to open herneighbor’s car doors. Upon police arrival, the two subjects were located in thevicinity of Amherst Rd. and Roslyn Rd. in Albertson.
Mateo Leon, 20, of 8919 184thPlace, Jamaica and Syed Montasir Rahman, 18, of 164-07 Grand Central Parkway,Jamaica were arrested without incident. Leon’s 2016 Nissan Ultima was parked ashort distance away.
An investigation revealedthe subjects also entered the following vehicles on 9/17/17:
A 2015 Mercedes Benz onShadetree Lane in Roslyn Heights. A wallet, U.S. passport and an undisclosedamount of U.S. currency was removed.
A 2014 Honda CRV onShadetree Lane in Roslyn Heights. Multiple credit cards, headphones and anundisclosed amount of U.S. currency were removed.
A 2016 BMW on Argyle Rd. inAlbertson. A pair of sunglasses and an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency wasremoved.
Further investigationrevealed the subjects entered the following vehicles on 8/31/17:
A 2017 Jeep Compass onShephard Lane in Roslyn Heights. A debit card and driver’s license wereremoved.
A 2014 BMW X5 on ShephardLane in Roslyn Heights. An IPhone 5 was removed.
Defendant Leon’s 2016 NissanUltima was found to contain multiple items purchased with a stolen credit cardon 9/16/17.
Defendant Leon is chargedwith three (3) counts of Grand Larceny 4th Degree, two (2) counts ofPetit Larceny, Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 5th Degree,Identity Theft and Petit Larceny (Attempt).
Defendant Rahman is chargedwith two (2) counts of Grand Larceny 4th Degree, two (2) counts ofPetit Larceny and Petit Larceny (Attempt).
Both defendants will bearraigned on Monday, September 18, 2017 at First District Court, Hempstead.