Posted at: 08/13/2013 2:53 PM
| Updated at: 08/13/2013 6:57 PM
By: WNYT Staff
Richard DeMatteo and Elizabeth Leonardo
Albany County District Attorney's Office
ALBANY – A mother and son from Slingerlands are going to jail for their roles in a car stealing spree.
Richard DeMatteo, 20, and Elizabeth Leonardo, 52, are accused of stealing a car from Rensselaer Auto Plaza back in March.
DeMatteo also stole cars from three other dealerships.
In at least one case, police say the pair was driving one of the stolen cars for more than a month.
DeMatteo also pleaded guilty to stealing copper coil from a store, valued at more than $1,800.