Cops: Greenport man arrested for stealing food from restaurant

03/20/2013 12:00 PM |

Southold Town Police arrested a Greenport man Tuesday night after he stole food from the kitchen of a Greenport restaurant, according to a police report.

Police said Felix Garcia, 33, got into a Greenport restaurant through a rear kitchen door and stole food from the business’ refrigerator. A restaurant employee confronted Mr. Garcia, who ran from the area and was found “a short distance away,” police said.

He was arrested, charged with third-degree burglary, and held for arraignment, police said.