North Woodmere residents say that their quality of life has been affected by a string of car break-ins which have occurred during the early morning hours for the past several months dating to last summer.
LAWRENCE-On April 17 at 2:45 p.m. at a department store on Rockaway Turnpike, Vincent Campos, 27, of Cedarhurst, was arrested for shoplifting, authorities said.
HEWLETT-At 4:19 p.m. on April 20 at a drugstore on Broadway, Thomas McCurry, 23, of Valley Stream, was arrested for shoplifting, officials said.
WOODMERE-On April 23 at 12:45 a.m. near Broadway and Franklin Place, Russell S. Brown, 31, of Hempstead, was arrested for driving while intoxicated, according to police.
Inwood resident Daniel Miller, 48, who owned the Santeria religious-supply store Botanica Inle-Osain in the community, pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges that he did hire a hitman to kill a teenager he sexually abused three years ago.
Larceny from auto
INWOOD-On April 6 at 2 a.m. on Bayview Avenue, a car owner reported that they witnessed someone going through their vehicle. No damage was done and nothing was taken, authorities said.