FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Suffolk County police arrested a man and woman accused of stealing a car from a Chick-Fil-A parking lot.COVID Vaccine Mandate Takes Effect For Workers At New Jersey Schools, Colleges, Universities And State Agencies
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: FDA, CDC May Approve COVID Vaccine Booster Shots For Millions This Week
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: Sharee Jones Charged With Arson, Hate Crime After Fire At Brooklyn Yeshiva
Police recovered the stolen car on Avalon Court Drive in Melville and returned it to the owner.