Police still searching for doctor's missing car

Police are still investigating this morning for an East Meadow doctor's car, as well as the man they say stole it.According to surveillance video, the

EAST MEADOW - Police are still investigating this morning for an East Meadow doctor's car, as well as the man they say stole it.

According to surveillance video, the suspect made his way into Doctor John Zaso's pediatrician's office on Merrick Avenue, sneaking into the waiting room behind a patient. The thief then made his way into Zaso's private office, snatching his set of keys, which included keys to his office, home and car.

Zaso's car is a black Jeep, which is a registered emergency vehicle, equipped with flashing red lights, sirens and a police radio.

Before leaving the building, the thief also walked out with a woman's purse. Nassau police say that the suspect is a black male, 5 foot 10 inches, in his late 30s to early 40s and was wearing a leather jacket, gray-hooded shirt and blue jeans.

Brazen thief steals doctor's car outside his office

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Top 5 Must See

Suffolk police say a body was found behind 1 Police: Body found behind auto parts store
Immigrant advocates are calling for law enforcement agencies 2 Immigrant advocates ask officials not to work with ICE
Photography students at Lynbrook High School are refinishing 3 Students refinish old photos submitted by the community
The school district says the candy made the 4 Sachem SD: 6 students hospitalized after eating potentially laced candy
Robert Crumb, 44, pleaded not guilty to second-degree 5 Man pleads not guilty to stabbing wife to death in Bethpage

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Need help this holiday season? We've got you Holiday Help Series

Need a gift idea? Perhaps you need a fun idea to do with the kids?

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.

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