Clifton police nabbed a shoplifter who’d driven there in a car stolen out of Hackensack, authorities said.
Responding to a report of a thief who’d just fled Corrado’s Market on Main Avenue, officers found Jean Carlos Santana-Maldonado, 29, of Paterson on a nearby street, Detective Lt. Robert Bracken said.
They also recovered 1 1998 Honda Civic, reported stolen out of Hackensack, that contained several pieces of stolen property, Bracken said.
Santana-Maldonado had driven there in the car, they said.
After finding several outstanding warrants, police sent him to the Passaic County Jail, pending a detention hearing, on charges that included shoplifting, receiving stolen property and various drug offenses.
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