Cops: Pair charged in string of burglaries

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A man and woman from Patchogue were arrested Sunday and charged with a string of burglaries dating back to 2010, Suffolk police said.

Louis Rosario-Padilla, 24, and Kristie Segreto, 27, were apprehended about 1:30 p.m. after a Sayville resident called police to say that a man had just climbed through the window of a neighbor's house on Wyandanch Road after a woman knocked on the door and got no response, police said.

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Police said further investigation revealed the pair was responsible for multiple residential burglaries in Patchogue since 2010. Rosario-Padilla was charged with five counts of second degree burglary and Segreto with three counts of second degree burglary.

Police ask anyone with information to call the Fifth Squad at 631-854-8552 or 800-220-TIPS.

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