Massapequa Man Arrested in Dairy Barn Thefts

Accused of stealing cigarettes in Massapequa and Seaford stores.

A Massapequa man has been arrested for breaking into two Dairy Barn stores, police said.

John Wallace, was charged  in connection with a July 31 break-in at the store located at 615 Broadway in Massapequa and a burglary at a Seaford store on Aug. 7.

He allegedly forced open a sliding door at the Massapequa store at 3:43 a.m. and removed more than $600 worth of cigarettes.

A week later, he forced open the door of the Seaford store on Jerusalem Avenue at 2:34 a.m. and swiped $450 worth of smokes, police said. 

Wallace was arrested  at his home on Wednesday and was charged with burglary 3rd.

in 2010, he was one of for a similar burglary at the Dairy Barn on 907 North Broadway.

bob gee September 14, 2012 at 11:17 PM
low key crime, therefore no press. DA Rice has no interest
yeahitzme September 17, 2012 at 05:44 PM
FYI...no need for a "hook"...all this info is available to the public for free...if you know how to find it!!! =/ sadly, however, if you don't want to make it into the news...best not to become a criminal? =/ He is still young and can turn his life around...it's never to late ... especially with a supportive family and....community! Good Luck and God Bless!!
moob stew September 18, 2012 at 05:13 AM
blah blah blah more crybabies the guy is a thief and a grown boy let him be judged by the court
merp November 22, 2012 at 07:13 AM
I love him :) and always will
Dick Blair November 22, 2012 at 01:33 PM
Tell it to the judge. Next appearance: Date:November 29, 2012 Court:Nassau First District Court Part:FP9L


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