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Suffolk County Police - Headquarters
Wednesday October 10th, 2012 :: 12:03 p.m. EDT


Wanted for Theft of Motorized Scooter

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Third Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help in locating the individual or individuals responsible for stealing a motorized scooter.

Sometime between 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. on Sunday, October 7, 2012, a Blue Champion 3 Scooter belonging to a disabled Vietnam Veteran was stolen from his front lawn, located at 68 Bushwick Ave., Central Islip. The 59-year-old victim uses his scooter, valued at $1800, to travel to a bus stop to take a bus to volunteer at the Northport Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Pictured here is a photo of a similar scooter.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.

Suffolk County Police - Headquarters
30 Yaphank Ave
Yaphank, NY 11980

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 631-852-2677

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