Crime Watch: East Rockaway, Lynbrook

Nov. 29 Dec. 5, 2012



A 28-year-old f Hempstead, was arrested and charged with patronizing a prostitute at the Lynbrook Capri Motor Inn located at 5 Freer St.

At 10:05 a.m. on Nov. 20, A 20-year-old of Jamaica, was arrested and charged with prostitution at the Lynbrook Capri Motor Inn located at 5 Freer St.

A 23-year-old of Elmont, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated, aggravated driving while intoxicated, disobey no passing zone, improper registration plates, unregistered motor vehicle and uninsured motor vehicle on Lakeview Avenue in Lynbrook on Nov. 22 at 3 a.m.

On Nov. 26 at 12:42 a.m., a 28-year-old of Rosedale, was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated and operating without headlights on Sunrise Highway in Lynbrook.

Grand larceny

At 12:30 p.m. on Nov. 17, a complainant reported that $8,550 and $26,000 in assorted jewelry missing from their safe. The currency and jewelry were inside the safe which was located in the basement of their home on Abrams Place in Lynbrook. The total loss is valued at $34,550.


At 8 p.m. on Nov. 19, a complainant reported that an unknown person(s) entered their residence, located at 210 Atlantic Ave. in Lynbrook, and removed $6,42 in assorted jewelry from their bedroom.

Suspicious incident

On Nov. 20 at 4:20 p.m., an 11-year-old male, reported that while walking northbound on Union Avenue at Scranton Avenue at 2:45 p.m., a black male, who was sitting in a parked tan Toyota 4-Runner, asked him “Do you know where the plumbing supply is?” and “can you get in my car and show me?” These questions put the 11-year-old in fear at which time he ran from the scene to a family member’s home. The male is described as 30 to 40 years of age, short hair, brown eyes, with a Jamaican accent and was wearing a black long sleeve T-shirt.