Naples police on Wednesday arrested a person suspected of burglarizing a Jewish group middle and defacing it with anti-Semitic graffiti final month.
Michael J. Dami, 19, of East Naples, faces felony costs of housebreaking of a construction with injury in extra of $1,000; grand theft inflicting injury in extra of $1,000; and legal mischief of a spiritual facility inflicting injury in extra of $200, in accordance with an arrest report.
Police responded to the Chabad of Naples and Naples Preschool of the Arts within the 1700 block of Mandarin Street on Oct. 19 in reference to a housebreaking, the report states.
Chabad officers advised police somebody broke into the constructing between 7:20 p.m. Oct. 18 and seven a.m. Oct. 19. Detectives have been additionally notified that “10 Amazon present playing cards, a number of clean financial institution checks, a number of checks made out to the varsity, and a number of other credit score and debit playing cards” have been lacking from an workplace on the middle, in response to the report.
Video surveillance confirmed a person getting into the property shortly earlier than midnight Oct. 18 and “slowly pulling on door handles to the Chabad Jewish Middle and lecture rooms of Naples Preschool of the Arts,” the report states.
The person can then be seen opening the door to the assistant of the director’s workplace and later leaving the workplace with “one thing in his hand,” based on the report.
When detectives responded to the scene they discovered the assistant director’s workplace “in full disarray,” the report states.
Detectives stated a fireplace extinguisher had been taken from the wall and was laying on the ground “with giant quantities of papers, information, and private property thrown all over the place.”
Police found damaged image frames, glass and papers on the ground all through the workplace, and located the “glass pane closest to the door deal with had been smashed out,” the report states.
4 giant flat display televisions for the safety digital camera methods had been smashed and damaged, and the pc on the director’s desk had been broken and thrown to the ground, in response to the report.
“The suspect completely trashed the within of the director’s workplace and the inside of the enterprise,” stated Lt. Seth Finman, a Naples police spokesman.
On a glass window between the director’s workplace and the assistant’s workplace, detectives discovered somebody had written “! YOU JEWS NEVER! LEARN!! HEIL HITLER!” with purple lipstick, the report states. Within the decrease left nook of the window a swastika had been drawn, they stated.
The price of injury to the property within the constructing totaled about $6,000, police stated.
On Nov. thirteen, police stated, they acquired info from the Collier County Sheriff’s Workplace a few man arrested on an unrelated lively warrant.
Dami had an lively warrant for contempt out of Collier County and was arrested on Oct. 19, in accordance with a Sheriff’s Workplace arrest report.
He was carrying a backpack containing two bank cards and 7 checks belonging to the Chabad and preschool, totaling greater than $12,000, police stated.
Finman stated it is going to be as much as the State…