A Levittown woman was arraigned Sunday after being charged in the theft of jewelry and an undisclosed amount of cash from a home on Wantagh Avenue Saturday night.

Jennifer L. Fontana, 25, of 96 N. Wantagh Ave., was arrested at her home and the jewelry was recovered, Nassau County police said.

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The theft occurred shortly before 7 p.m. The victim returned to the Levittown home and discovered someone had entered the house through a rear window, according to detectives. An investigation led to Fontana's arrest, detectives said.

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Fontana was charged with second-degree burglary and was arraigned at First District Court in Hempstead. She was being held in the Nassau County jail in lieu of a $10,000 bond or $5,000 cash bail.