Police are not sure if the burglars knew they were targeting Jose “Joey” Torres or whether the election night heist was just a coincidence.
Police in New Jersey are searching for a suspect who they said stole items from several vehicles before setting one on fire.
Jeremy Laratro and Dayvon Merchant are accused of two burglaries and an attempted burglary in Lido Beach, Long Island.
Police in Paramus, N.J. said Friday that they have caught a health club bandit who allegedly broke into lockers, took their car keys and then ransacked their cars.
The incident occurred over the weekend at Alpha Jewelers on Ramapo Valley Road in Oakland. Someone broke through a wall shared with an adjacent real-estate agency to get into the jewelry store, police said.
Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a pair of suspects in connection with two burglaries in the Bronx.
Police late Tuesday were asking the public to help them find a suspect they said stole nearly $8,500 from a deli in Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn.
The NYPD has asked the public for help in identifying and locating two men wanted in connection with a burglary that took place in the West Village.
A Brooklyn man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in her bedroom in Chinatown.
In each case, police said the suspects enter stores through the roof or an air conditioner vent and then make off with thousands of dollars in cash, lottery tickets or phone cards.
Vincent Heilig, 30, of Ronkonkoma, was arrested Wednesday for six home burglaries. Police later determined Heilig was responsible for four other home burglaries in Ronkonkoma and Medford.
Police on Wednesday were asking the public to help find a suspect who cut holes in the roof at two Queens stores and burglarized them.
Authorities on Long Island are warning homeowners about a pattern of burglaries targeting homes with safes inside. The crime pattern first appeared last summer but the numbers have now more than doubled.
Police on Monday were asking the public to help them find a suspect wanted in a burglary in Alphabet City earlier this month.
Kalief Jackson faces robbery, burglary, sex abuse and attempted rape charges in connection with the attacks that occurred between Jan. 15 and Jan. 19, police said.