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Cops: Two charged in Old Westbury break-in

Two Queens men have been jailed on burglary charges after Third Squad detectives found them trying to break into an Old Westbury home on Saturday, Nassau County police said.

Jamalle Jordan, 36, of 152-16 134th Ave., and Trevar Sanders, 31, of 118-43 236th St., in Cambria Heights, were arraigned Sunday on charges of second-degree burglary, possession of burglary tools and unlawful possession of a radio device, according to court records.

Jordan also was arraigned on second count of second-degree burglary.

Each is being held on $100,000 bail, cash or bond, and is scheduled to next appear Wednesday at First District Court in Hempstead.

Police said detectives and Old Westbury police saw a 2003 Jeep parked in a driveway of a house under construction on Forte Drive at about 8:40 p.m. Saturday.

Jordan was seen running from a neighboring home and entering the Jeep, which was being driven by Sanders, police said.

The two then drove off but police stopped them traveling north on Glen Cove Road. Police found the two with two-way radios, gloves, a crow bar and a gold necklace.

Police said they determined the two had attempted to break in to a Forte Drive home, according to a news release.

Police also said further investigation revealed that Jordan broke into a home on The Pines in Old Westbury on March 30, when he pried open a window and removed jewelry.

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