NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A second arrest has been made in connection to the theft of more than a quarter of a million dollars from JFK Airport.

Emmanuel Okon is accused of being a getaway driver in the heist.

Okon is an alleged accomplice of Delta ramp employee Quincy Thorpe.

Thorpe is suspected of taking a bag containing $258,205 in cash that was supposed to be on a flight bound for Miami.

The bag was discovered missing when the plane arrived in Florida.

It’s unclear if the cash has been recovered.


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