STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The NYPD achieved out on social media for methods within the alleged theft of an opulent vehicle that was remaining idling in a driveway in Bulls Head earlier than this month.
A blue, 2019 Assortment Rover was stolen on March 9 throughout 9:35 a.m. from the 100 block of Dawson Circle round Arlene Road, based on a spokeswoman for the NYPD’s Deputy Commissioner of Group Particulars and a publish on the 121st Precinct Twitter feed.
A 55-year-previous individual knowledgeable police that he left his Assortment Rover working in his driveway when an unidentified specific individual pulled up in a black car. The passenger stepped out of the black automotive or truck after which went throughout the Vary Rover simply earlier than equally cars left the scene, in accordance to a useful resource with experience of the investigation.
The automotive skilled a New York plate vary of JLM9474, based on a submit on the 121st Precinct’s Twitter feed.
There are not any arrests presently and the investigation carries on, the police spokeswoman said.
The precinct’s Twitter feed has images of the Vary Rover that legislation enforcement are hoping to trace down and a human being hunted for questioning in reference to the incident.
People with information are urged to easily name the 121st Precinct Detective Squad at 718-697-8712.
Auto THEFTS DOUBLE ON S.I. THIS 12 months
Documented incidents of grand-larceny auto are up 100% this 12 months on Staten Island as of March 20 compared to the equivalent time in 2021, in accordance to CompStat, the NYPD’s computerized course of for monitoring crimes.
A lot this yr, 86 cars have been reported stolen in distinction to 43 presently in 2021.
Vehicles are presently being stolen all in extra of the Island, in accordance to the CompStat map.