Elmont man arrested for stealing an unoccupied vehicle


Alix Dure, 19, of Elmont and three minors were arrested on Dec. 27 after stealing and driving off in an unoccupied 2019 Toyota Camry.

After leaving a scheduled probation appointment, Dure entered a food delivery driver’s unlocked car that still had the keys inside.

He drove off on Old Country Road with three other young individuals. Police located the vehicle at Hoffman Avenue and Parkway Drive in Elmont. Upon their arrival, the groups fled the scene, but were apprehended by officers.

Dure was charged with grand larceny, petit larceny and criminal possession of a controlled substance. He was arraigned on Dec. 28. Dure was previously arrested in July for robbery and assault.