The Fourth Squad reports the arrest of two people for Grand Larceny that occurred on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 2:25 AM in Franklin Square.
According to detectives, defendant Eros Almonte, 17, of 20 Grand Ave, Baldwin was operating a stolen 2013 Dodge Avenger with a male, 16, in the passenger seat when they were involved in an auto accident with another vehicle that occurred in front of 3149 Lawson Boulevard, Oceanside, no injuries reported at scene. They fled the scene in the vehicle and a short time later were located by Lynbrook and Nassau County Police Officers in the parking lot of TD Bank, located at 720 Franklin Ave, Franklin Square. The juvenile defendant was found at scene and Defendant Eros Almonte fled on foot but was located a short time later by police.
Defendant Eros Almonte is charged with Reckless Endangerment 2nd degree, Grand Larceny 3rd degree, Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 3rd degree, Unlawful Fleeing of a police Officer in a Motor Vehicle 3rd degree and multiple VTL infractions. He will be arraigned on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at First District Court, Hempstead.
The male juvenile defendant is charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree. He was issued an Appearance Ticket for Nassau County Family Court.
Details by: Det. Green/4th Squad 08/23/19/1500/9962