Suspected thief arrested with help of security guard

A suspected thief was arrested thanks to the help of an alert security guard. Henry Bryer was arrested at the Kohl's store in Valley Stream

Police say Henry Bryer, of Roosevelt, faces a judge today after he was arrested for possession of a screwdriver at the Kohls at Green Acres Mall yesterday.

Police say Henry Bryer, of Roosevelt, faces a judge today after he was arrested for possession of a screwdriver at the Kohls at Green Acres Mall yesterday. (6/15/15)

VALLEY STREAM - A suspected thief was arrested thanks to the help of an alert security guard.

Henry Bryer was arrested at the Kohl's store in Valley Stream Sunday morning.

Police say the Roosevelt man was recognized from a previous incident and 911 was called.

They say the 57-year-old used a screwdriver to pry open registers at five stores at Roosevelt Field, Green Acres and Sunrise malls.

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