A 24-year-old man was apprehended after entering a Long Island home, removing car keys, and then stealing the vehicle, police said.
Begnauth Renseroop, of Queens, entered the residence in New Hyde Park occupied by a 64-year-old woman at around 8:50 p.m. Friday, Oct. 30, Nassau County Police said.
Renseroop then removed the keys to her 2006 Mazda and used them to steal her vehicle, according to police.
On Saturday, Oct. 31, just before 10:30 a.m., the stolen vehicle and Renseroop were located at an unoccupied residence in East Lawrence after being seen on surveillance cameras, according to police.
Renseroop was charged with:
- second-degree burglary,
- fourth-degree grand larceny,
He is due to be arraigned on Sunday, Nov. 1, in Mineola.
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