Three men were arrested after burglarizing a T-Mobile store in Massapequa shortly before dawn on Friday, the Nassau police said.
The suspects were found by Seventh Precinct officers a short distance from the store, at 999 Carmans Rd., police said.
They had fled on foot after trying to enter the store by throwing a rock through the front window. The burglary was seen by a witness, the detectives said.
The three men, identified as Darryl Bogan, 25, of 22 Offaly St., Amityville; Aron Ortiz, 16, of 205 Vespucci Ave., Copiague; and Michael Meredith, 17, of 341 W. 44th St., Copiague, were placed under arrest without incident and no injuries were reported, police said.
Bogan, Ortiz and Meredith were each charged with burglary, criminal mischief and possession burglary tools.
The trio will be arraigned on Saturday in the First District Court of Hempstead.