Vincent Gagliardi was pulled over on the service road of the Long Island Expressway in Rosyln Heights for alleged speeding at about 1 a.m. Saturday.
Witnesses say the thief– who is described as being between 30 and 40 years old, 6 feet tall and wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt– ran off behind the store.
Just hours before an accident in Roslyn Heights, Long Island that left two teenagers dead, town leaders were meeting about the dangerous curve where it happened and that drivers keep missing.
Steven Clancy, 19, was driving a 2004 Volkswagen Jetta northbound on Roslyn Road near Locust Lane when he struck a curb and then a tree, police said.
The Rosen family is counting their blessings after not one, but two separate accidents sent cars careening into their home on Oak Lane in Roslyn Heights.
Police say William Mure took the check over to Porsche of Roslyn and bought himself a 2010 GT3.
Some in North Hempstead say a six-foot-tall fence around their property is necessary for privacy and protection. Others, however, want the current four-foot height limit maintained.
Police are looking for two burglars who scared a Long Island boy after he came home from school.