The Public Information Office reports the arrest of a South Farmingdale man for a Grand Larceny that occurred on Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 10:18 AM in South Farmingdale.
According to Detectives, a 47-year-old female victim was shopping at the Stop N Shop located at 55 Motor Avenue when a male subject removed her pocketbook from her cart before fleeing the scene on a bicycle. Police responded and ascertained a description of the subject from the victim. A short time later, a Nassau County Police Department Medic observed a subject on Melville Road matching the description and requested for Police Officers to respond. The subject, now known as John Heckman, 42 of 38 Sherman Road, was placed under arrest without further incident.
Defendant John Heckman is charged with nine counts of Grand Larceny 4th degree and three counts of Petit Larceny. He will be arraigned on Sunday, March 7, 2021 in Mineola.
Details by: PIO 03/06/21/1545/9962