NESCONSET, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A man apparently broke into a priest’s Long Island home to do some laundry, according to Suffolk County police.
A priest from Holy Cross Church returned to his Old Nichols Road home in Nesconset just after 8 p.m. Monday to find 37-year-old Philip Magalhaes doing laundry, police said.READ MORE: After More Than A Year, The Show Must Go On: More Broadway Shows Announce Plans To Resume Performances
Magalhaes ran away when he saw the priest, leaving behind his wallet at the scene, police said.READ MORE: There Are Concerns Colonial Pipeline Ransomware Attack Could Lead To Higher Prices At The Pump
Officers quickly caught up to him and placed him under arrest for criminal trespass.MORE NEWS: Times Square Shooting: Hero Officer Alyssa Vogel Speaks About Rescuing 4-Year-Old Gunshot Victim
Police said the 37-year-old Magalhaes has two other active warrants.