New Castle – The New Castle County Police (NCCPD) have charged William Gzybowski, 31, of New Castle, Chase Urban, 21, of Smyrna and Cierra Reynolds, 19, also of New Castle with burglary and other related offenses after an investigation into the burglary of the Garfield Park Police Athletic League (PAL), according to NCCPD Spokesman CPL Tracey Duffy.
Duffy said on Monday (May 22) Officers responded to the Garfield Park PAL located in the unit block of Karlyn Drive for the report of a burglary that occurred sometime during the weekend. Officers learned the unknown suspects entered the area through an unsecured rear door near the loading bay that leads into the gymnasium, according to Duffy. The suspects caused damage to the gym door which they pried open with an unknown tool and entered a storage area, said Duffy.
Duffy went on to say that the suspects then removed hockey sticks, poked holes into the ceilings, ransacked rooms, threw blue detergent throughout building and removed an undisclosed amount of cash, three (3) 55 inch LG televisions, an XBOX with games, shoes and other miscellaneous items.
Officers collected evidence from the scene which linked them to Urban, said Duffy. Urban’s vehicle was located at the home of Reynolds and a search warrant was drafted and executed. Items taken from the Garfield Park PAL were located inside Reynolds’ home, according to Duffy.
Additional information was obtained and Gryzbowski was developed as an additional suspect. Gryzbowski was located at the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on an unrelated charge. Detectives learned Gryzbowski was wearing a stolen pair of sneakers taken from the PAL when he arrived at the facility, said Duffy.
Cierra Reynolds, Chase Urban and William Gryzbowski were charged with burglary in the third degree, conspiracy in the second degree, criminal mischief and theft of $1,500 or greater.
Chase Urban was arraigned and committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution is lieu of $4,500 secured bail and issued a no contact order.
William Gryzbowski is currently awaiting arraignment on the burglary charges but is committed to the Howard R. Young Correctional Institution on unrelated charges.
Cierra Reynolds was arraigned and released on $5,000 unsecured bail and issued a no contact order.