Man caught breaking into cars at Long Island seafood festival

August 27, 2013 5:13:01 AM PDT
A Long Island man is facing charges for quite a list of theft, drug and weapons violations.

Police say they caught 20-year-old Nicholas Montalbano, of East Islip, trying to break into cars at a seafood festival in West Sayville Sunday.

His pockets were allegedly packed with stolen credit cards, drugs, a switchblade and an assortment of electronic gear.

Detectives say the recovered items had been stolen from cars in Bayport, Bohemia, Sayville and Montauk.

Montalbano is charged with grand larceny, petty larceny, criminal possession of stolen property, criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of marijuana.