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5 men arrested in high-end Long Island residential burglaries

Posted: 11:04 AM, Mar 07, 2020
Updated: 2020-03-07 11:04:43-05
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LONG ISLAND, N.Y. — Five men were arrested in connection to a series of high-end residential burglaries on Long Island.

William Jesus Medel-Perez, 23, Amaro Valentino Rosas Rosas,23, Juan Antonio Hernandez Rosas, 25, Bayron Felipe Cruz Palta, 26, and Fabian Lopez Catalan, 20, were taken into custody Thursday night, police said.

Detectives were investigating numerous high-end residential burglaries that occurred in February and March throughout Nassau County.

Investigation led detectives to a location in the Bronx, and authorities arrested the five men, who are from Chile and in the United States on a 90-day ESTA Visa.

All men face charges of second-degree burglary. Medel-Perez and Rosas-Rosas also face charges of second-degree attempted burglary.