For most people the holidays are the season of giving, but for burglars it is the season for taking.
The suspect has struck five times since Oct. 14, police say. He tosses the rocks from adjoining roofs to gain entry and then removes property.
Suffolk County Police said there have been at least eight burglaries in Deer Park since the beginning of October.
A disturbing pattern of break-ins has been plaguing Long Island, with houses being targeted in the middle of the day when no one is home.
Police on Saturday were asking the public to help them find two teenage suspects in connection with a string of burglaries in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn in recent months.
Residents of a Morristown, N.J. neighborhood were on edge on Friday following a rash of burglaries.
Police on Tuesday were asking for help from the public in finding a suspect connected to five burglaries, and one attempted burglary, on the Upper East Side.
Police on Wednesday asked the public for help in finding two men wanted in connection with a dozen burglaries in the Williamsburg and Greenpoint sections of Brooklyn.
A man and woman have been arrested in connection with the burglaries of several homes on Long Island.
Police say a man posing as a utility worker is wanted for 18 burglaries in the Bronx, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island.
It’s literally “highway robbery.” That’s because dozens of homes and businesses along Route 208 in Fair Lawn have been burglarized.
The Ridgewood and Forest Hills sections of Queens were on alert Wednesday night, after thieves ransacked 14 homes in just two months.
The upscale township of Wayne, N.J., has been targeted lately by a wily burglar who has hit more than a dozen homes.
Residents on both sides of the Bronx-Yonkers city line are on edge this week, because burglars have struck eight times in the middle of the night over the past month.
Since late February, thieves have hit nine homes between Metropolitan Avenue and Fleet Street, and between 69th and Continental avenues, police said.