Cable guy arrested for string of LI robberies

January 28, 2012 4:25:47 PM PST
A trusted cable guy is accused of being the ringleader in a string of burglaries in Suffolk County.

Francisco Sanchez, 41, a subcontractor for Optimum Cable, is under arrest.

Police say Sanchez picked homes to rob and then on his off days from work, he and his three cohorts would steal jewelry, computers and other items.

The other men are also under arrest, charged with multiple counts of grand larceny and burglary.

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