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Police: Michael and Joseph Diaz, of Long Island, stole & auctioned off defibrillators from Rikers Island

Two Long Island brothers are facing charges after police say they stole thousands of dollars worth of first aid equipment from Rikers Island. Prosecutors say Michael Diaz, a corrections officer at

News 12 Staff

Jun 5, 2014, 4:16 PM

Updated 3,694 days ago

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Two Long Island brothers are facing charges after police say they stole thousands of dollars worth of first aid equipment from Rikers Island.
Prosecutors say Michael Diaz, a corrections officer at the prison, and his brother Joseph, took external defibrillators and auctioned them off on eBay.
Officials say the thefts took place over a two-year period.
The brothers are due back in court June 17.


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