FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Suffolk County police arrested a man and woman accused of stealing a car from a Chick-Fil-A parking lot.Shark Sighted Off Jones Beach Day After Lifeguard Was Bitten
Jeffrey Dowling, 39, and Stacy Basso, 36, were charged with grand larceny and possession of a controlled substance on June 17.
According to police, it started when a Chick-Fil-A employee left their keys to a 2014 Chevy Traverse on a table in the dining area.READ MORE: Full Lineup Revealed For 'We Love New York City: The Homecoming Concert' In Central Park
Another employee, not knowing who left the keys there, asked Dowling if they were his.
Dowling said they were his keys. He and Basso left the restaurant with the Traverse, police said.MORE NEWS: NYPD: William Roberson Charged With Vandalizing Black Wall Street Gallery In SoHo
Police recovered the stolen car on Avalon Court Drive in Melville and returned it to the owner.