West Hempstead Home Burglarized While Owner Slept

Two computers stolen from Jackson Avenue house.

A West Hempstead woman awoke Thursday morning to discover that her home had been burglarized while she was sleeping.

Nassau County Police's Fourth Squad is investigating the occupied burglary that occurred sometime between 10:30 p.m. on Jan. 9 and 6:30 a.m. on Jan. 10 inside a home on Jackson Avenue.

According to detectives, unknown suspects entered the home through an unlocked rear window. When the 68-year-old female victim awoke, she noticed that the window screen in her den was removed and two laptop computers were missing.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.  All callers will remain anonymous.

Joe Vette January 11, 2013 at 11:39 PM
Oh my gosh, I lived on Jackson Ave. in the '60's. We left our doors and windows open at night. Wonder what's happening in West Hempstead these days.


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