A pair of New York City men are facing charges in connection with the theft of a bicycle from a Greenwich train station after a witness called Greenwich Police.
According to a police report, the pair was nabbed after they were seen cutting the lock of the bicycle left at a bike rack at the Riverside train station about 4 p.m. Oct. 14. The pair was identified by the witness who told police the suspects were seen taking the bike from the rack and placing it in a gold-colored SUV equipped with a bike rack.
Steven Aponte, 21, of New York City, was charged with third-degree criminal mischief and fourth-degree larceny. Michael Gonzalez, 25, of the Bronx, was charged with fourth-degree larceny and conspiracy. To be charged with fourth-degree larceny, the value of the item must be worth $500 to $1,000.
Each man was able to post $2,000 bond and were released pending an Oct. 21 appearance in state Superior Court in Stamford.