Saratoga Springs teen accused of stealing Mercedes
SARATOGA SPRINGS A city man faces several charges after police said he stole a luxury car from a Nelson Avenue home late Saturday or early Sunday.
City police said Damen M. Davis-Breuer, 18, of Ash Street, stole the 2013 Mercedes Benz from in front of the home and switched the license plates with a pair stolen from another vehicle.
The car’s owner reported the theft about 9 a.m. Sunday, police said, and a patrol officer found the vehicle about 2:15 a.m. Monday parked behind the ice rin on Weibel Avenue. Police said Davis-Breuer was the sole occupant.
Davis-Breuer was charged with felony counts of fourth-degree grand larceny and fourth-degree criminal possession property, as well as two misdemeanor counts of fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property. He was arraigned in City Court and sent to the Saratoga County jail on $15,000 cash bail or $30,000 bond.