Man accused of expensive theft
SCHENECTADY A break-in last week netted the a burglar tens of thousands of dollars worth of property and three felony charges, authorities said.
Rondell M. Brown, 27, of Queens, faces one count each of second-degree burglary, third-degree grand larceny and third-degree criminal mischief, all felonies.
He is accused of breaking into a Webster Street residence April 30 and taking property, including jewelry, valued at as much as $35,000.
A good portion of the items taken were recovered during a police interaction in another county, prosecutor Laurie Cummings said, without providing further details. Authorities were working to get a final value on the items taken.