TODAY'S PAPER
Overcast 55° Good Afternoon
Overcast 55° Good Afternoon
Long IslandCrime

Wantagh woman sleeping in car had stolen items, police say

Jaqueline L. Sheridan, 39, of Wantagh, was arrested

Jaqueline L. Sheridan, 39, of Wantagh, was arrested Wednesday, April 19, 2017, after she was found sleeping in a stolen car in Plainview and in possession of items stolen overnight from six cars in Bethpage and Seaford, Nassau County police said. Photo Credit: NCPD

A woman found sleeping in a stolen car in Plainview Wednesday morning was in possession of items stolen overnight from six cars in Bethpage and Seaford, police said.

Officers responded at 7:15 a.m. to a call about a person sleeping in a car at Plainview Road and Felicia Court.

The officers determined that the car had been stolen from a Wantagh home, police said.

Police said they arrested Jaqueline L. Sheridan, 39, of Colridge Road, Wantagh, and charged her with unauthorized use of a vehicle and six counts of criminal possession of stolen property.

She was arraigned Thursday in First District Court in Hempstead and is due back in court on Monday.

Latest Long Island News

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to Newsday is free for Optimum customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE