Yorktown police arrested a 36-year-old Port Chester man on Monday and accused him of stealing $28,000 worth of jewelry from a home there.
Louis B. Lopez was charged with third-degree grand larceny, a felony.
The homeowner said the jewelry was taken while Lopez was doing contracting work at the home.
He was sent to Westchester County Jail with $50,000 bail.
His next court date is March 11.