Suspect Posed as Water Meter Reader to Rob Home

VALLEY STREAM, N.Y. -

A man on Monday posed as a water meter reader to rob a home on Long Island, the Associated Press reported. The suspect knocked on a door and told the homeowners he needed to check the water pressure in the basement. While he distracted the couple, a second suspect entered the house and stole cash. The victim discovered the money missing the following day and contacted police.