BABYLON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Police in Babylon, Long Island issued a warning Tuesday about an alleged car safety scam with a potential danger for anyone on the streets.
As CBS2’s Jennifer McLogan reported, they found dozens of cars with bogus inspection stickers on their windshields. Babylon Village Code Enforcement Officer Paul Schulhaus said they have found 93 phony stickers for both 2015 and 2016.READ MORE: NYPD: Teens Climbed Fire Escape To Break Into Bronx Apartment, Stole Jewelry, Cash
About half of the fake stickers were found at the Long Island Rail Road parking lot in Babylon, according to village officials. Counterfeit stickers also have been found in Brookhaven and Islip.