Great Neck housekeeper accused of kidnapping baby

A Great Neck housekeeper has been arrested after allegedly kidnapping her employer's 5-month-old baby, according to authorities. Police say Gloria Suarez had been fired over

GREAT NECK - A Great Neck housekeeper has been arrested after allegedly kidnapping her employer's 5-month-old baby, according to authorities.

Police say Gloria Suarez had been fired over the weekend for poor performance, but was allowed to continue living at her former employer's Allenwood Road home until she could relocate.

Officials say Suarez took the child yesterday morning while her mother, Tammy Hayenpour, was sleeping upstairs. She was then located by police at the Roslyn railroad station, where she refused to surrender the baby.

Authorities say the kidnapping was premeditated, and that Suarez had purchased clothes and other baby items.

Suarez has been denied bail and faces multiple charges, including kidnapping, resisting arrest and endangering the welfare of a child.

Share on Facebook Tweet on Twitter

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

Holtsville man shot by police faces charges after 1 Holtsville man shot by police faces charges after chase
On Long Island, Hempstead Village held its 24th 2 LIers join the nation in honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
About 35,000 seniors in Nassau County have lost 3 About 35,0000 Nassau seniors lose abatement tax exemption
A Mastic woman is accused of driving while 4 Police: Woman dies after driver high on heroin hits Shirley gas station
According to police, the woman was in the 5 Suspect sought after robbing nursing home worker in Uniondale

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Each week, News 12's Doug Geed explores the Check out fun things to do on the East End!

Explore the Twin Forks with News 12's Doug Geed.

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Dog Day Fridays Series

Each week a different shelter visits News 12 Long Island with pets up for adoption.

News 12 digs deep to find Long Island's Discover Long Island's Hidden Past

News 12's Danielle Campbell digs into Long Island's roots.

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long On The Spot

News 12's Lily Stolzberg sees how much Long Islanders know about everything and anything.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

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

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE