3rd suspect arrested in $10G pipe theft

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Seventh Squad detectives arrested a third person Tuesday in connection with a burglary of a Wantagh specialty shop, Nassau County police said.

Matthew Cano, 19, of 3256 Park Ave. in Wantagh, was arrested at his home at about 6:15 p.m. on charges of possession of stolen property, police said.

Police had arrested two Wantagh teenagers on Saturday on charges the boys burglarized Twisted Glass, 1898 Wantagh Ave., in November, taking 19 artisan glass tobacco pipes -- also called bongs -- worth more than $10,000.

Police said Cano was in possession of proceeds from the burglary of the shop.

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Cano is scheduled to appear Jan. 23 at First District Court in Hempstead, police said.

Two 16-year-olds, Kenneth Ryall, of 1864 Emma St., and Kevin Lavelle, of 3423 Park Ave., were arrested over the weekend in connection with the burglary. Ryall was scheduled to be arraigned Jan. 13 and Lavelle was scheduled to be arraigned Jan. 14, both on charges of third-degree burglary, at First District Court in Hempstead.

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