WILLOWBROOK — A former College of Staten Island student was arrested after he stole an iMac from the school newspaper's office where he use to work, a law enforcement source said.
Jean-Claude Quintyne, 24, of Flatbush, was arrested on Tuesday for breaking into the office and stealing the computer, prosecutors said.
On March 4, Quintyne broke the window of the office for The Banner, the school's newspaper, at about 1 a.m. and swiped the computer which is worth more than $1,000, prosecutors said.
A spokesman from the college did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
The suspect was caught on surveillance video and officers later found the iMac with the same serial number inside his Flatbush home, prosecutors said.
Quintyne was charged with burglary, criminal trespass, grand larceny, criminal mischief and criminal possession of stolen property at his Tuesday arraignment, according to the Staten Island District Attorney's office.
HIs lawyer did not immediately respond to a request for comment.