Police: Resident held down home invasion suspect in Uniondale

Police say Marvin Segovia-Garcia, of Hempstead, and Vitelio Cornejo, of Roosevelt, broke through the back door of the Walton Avenue home Wednesday morning. News 12 has learned one resident held Cornejo, while Garcia threatened another with the crowbar and then ran.

Police say Marvin Segovia-Garcia, of Hempstead, and Vitelio Cornejo, of Roosevelt, broke through the back door of the Walton Avenue home Wednesday morning. News 12 has learned one resident held Cornejo, while Garcia threatened another with the crowbar and then ran. (4/20/17)

UNIONDALE - Police say two men have been arrested and are accused of breaking into a Uniondale home with a crowbar.

Police say Marvin Segovia-Garcia, of Hempstead, and Vitelio Cornejo, of Roosevelt, broke through the back door of the Walton Avenue home Wednesday morning.

News 12 has learned one resident held Cornejo, while Garcia threatened another with the crowbar and then ran.

Garcia was arrested near the Uniondale Marriott Hotel a short time later.

 

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