LI teens arrested for stealing wheelchair for joy ride

Posted at 10:33 AM, Jun 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-11 10:33:59-04

LONG ISLAND (PIX11) — Police have arrested two teenagers for stealing a wheelchair on Long Island.

Cops say the two 14-year-olds stole it from a home in Flower Hill where the 25-year-old victim lives with his mother.

The house is currently under construction to accommodate him. The teens are facing burglary charges.

Unfortunately, the wheelchair has not been recovered. It cost more than $17,000.