A Far Rockaway man was arrested for breaking into a Great neck woman’s car on Dec. 21, according to Nassau County Police.
At 10:40 p.m. a 58-year-old woman was in her home on North Road when she heard the sound of glass breaking outside the home.
Police say the woman, looking out her window, observed Richard Salako, 37, walking away from her 2000 Nissan.
The front passenger window of the woman’s car was broken and her handbag was missing. Police responded and found Salako at another residence on North Road with the handbag in his possession.
Salako was charged with grand larceny and criminal mischief.