Foiled burglar found and arrested

18 January 2023
Major Kathryne M. Rohde
Troop K Commander

Cortlandt, New York – On January 13, 2023, the New York State Police form the Cortlandt barracks arrested Jose L. Erazo, age 41, of Cortlandt, for Attempted Burglary in the 3rd degree, and Criminal Mischief in the 3rd degree, both class E felonies.

At approximately 5:10 a.m., Troopers received a call from Zio’s Italian Deli on Albany Post Road for a burglar alarm and a broken window.  Investigation determined Jose Erazo attempted to force entry into the deli with a hammer unsuccessfully and then vandalized a security camera.

Erazo was arraigned before the town of Cortlandt Court and remanded to the Westchester County Jail without bail.

Author: Harlem Valley News