Elmhurst residents Dorin Husa, Niculae Petre plead guilty in LIRR ticket machine scam

Dorin Hus and Niculae Petre admitted their involvement in the scam targeting railroad ticket machines. (3/15/14)

WOODBURY - Two Elmhurst men have pleaded guilty to stealing from Long Island Rail Road riders.

Dorin Husa and Niculae Petre admitted their involvement in a scam that targeted railroad ticket machines.

Prosecutors say the duo, along with three others, used cameras and credit card skimmers at several LIRR and Metro-North stations.

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The district attorney says the group stole more than $70,000 in total.

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