Stanford man caught selling car that did not belong to him
NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Michael J. Drake
Troop K Commander
Stanford, New York – On April 15, 2020, the New York State Police from the Poughkeepsie barracks arrested Scott C. Daniele, age 35, of Stanford, for Grand Larceny in the 4th degree, Falsifying Business Records in the 1st degree, both class E felonies, and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the 5th degree, a class A misdemeanor.
On April 4, 2020, the State Police were contacted by a victim that reported paying Scott Daniele $1,500 for a 2006 Black Mazda listed for sale on Facebook Marketplace. Investigation revealed the vehicle did not belong to Daniele nor did he have authorization to sell it.
Daniele was arraigned before the town of Stanford Court, and released on his own recognizance. Daniele is next scheduled to appear before the Court on May 20, 2020, at 9:00 a.m.
Daniele was recently arrested for similar crimes by the Hyde Park Police Department involving the fraudulent sale of this vehicle. If you believe you may be a victim of theft from Scott Daniele, please contact Investigator DuBois of the New York State Police at (845) 677-7300. Refer to case# 9512749.