Roosevelt Deli Burglarized


Police arrested a man in connection with the burglary of a Roosevelt deli on August 20.

Police say at 1:31 a.m., First Precinct police officers responded to a business alarm at Amigo Deli, 369 Babylon Turnpike and upon arrival observed a wall unit air conditioner pushed in and heard noises inside the store. 

Emergency Services officers arrived at the scene and gained entry into the building. Police say Decasta Johnson, 43, of Hempstead was found hiding in a rear storage room and was placed under arrest without incident.

The defendant is being charged with Burglary 3rd Degree.