Two Inwood Men Arrested for Car Theft

Written by Long Island News & PR  |  30. October 2014

Inwood, NY - October 30th, 2014 - The Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of two Inwood men on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 5:35 P.M. in Inwood.

According to Detectives, during an investigation they had located a stolen vehicle, unoccupied on Carvel Place, Inwood. Detectives along with members from the Bureau of Special Operations observed defendants Rayshawn Littlepage, 24, of Grand Central Place and Justin Artis, 20, of Jefferson Street approach the vehicle unlock with a key fob and enter the vehicle. Detectives blocked the movement of the stolen vehicle with their own and placed defendant Littlepage under arrest.  Defendant Artis exited and fled westbound, after a short foot pursuit Artis was arrested by members of the Bureau of Special Operations. Defendant Artis was in possession of a key fob for another stolen vehicle that was then located on Monroe Street, Inwood.

Defendants Littlepage and Artis are both charged with Grand Larceny 3rd Degree.  Defendant Artis is also charged with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 3rd Degree, Resisting Arrest and Unlawful Possession of Marijuana. Both defendants will be arraigned on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at First District Court in Hempstead.

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