A person is accused of breaking into rental properties in Florida and stealing cash – because the vacationers had been inside sleeping, Osceola County Sheriff Marcos Lopez stated on Monday.
Sheriff Lopez stated the suspect, Corionn Rodman Jones-Bentley, was arrested 10 occasions in 2021 after allegedly breaking into peoples’ properties. He was jailed, after which allegedly began breaking into properties once more after he was launched in 2022, in accordance with Sheriff Lopez.
OCSO stated in a information launch that it started to conduct surveillance after seeing the housebreaking development once more. Deputies carried out surveillance on Sticks Avenue, Reunion, and Oasis Membership.
Throughout that surveillance, OCSO stated Jones-Bentley parked his automobile in a darkish spot alongside the road after which walked towards an space of trip rental properties, the place he would enter them by means of a yard screened porch because the individuals inside had been presumably sleeping.
In one other case, OCSO stated a home-owner caught Jones-Bentley in his home close to a baby’s bed room. The suspect allegedly battered the home-owner earlier than working out of the home.
Jones-Bentley was ultimately arrested, and faces a number of expenses, together with housebreaking, battery on a legislation enforcement officer, resisting arrest, violation of probation, and loitering and prowling. He was additionally issued a parking ticket.
“It’s regarding as a result of this isn’t regular. Most individuals wait till you’re not residence to burglarize your own home,” Sheriff Lopez stated throughout a press convention.”