LONG ISLAND, NY – Suffolk County Police have arrested a homeless man for robbing multiple convenience stores during the past 10 days.
Following an investigation by Third Squad detectives, Police say Courtland Bonalde was charged with robbing the following stores:
7-Eleven, located at 260 Motor Parkway in Brentwood, on September 27 at 11:52 p.m.
7-Eleven, located at 500 Islip Ave. in Islip, on September 28 at 3:25 a.m.
7-Eleven, located at 193 Caleb’s Path in Central Islip on October 4 at 2:51 a.m.
Bonalde also attempted to rob the Central Islip location on October 2 at 3:45 p.m. but fled with no proceeds.
Courtland Bonalde is being charged with Robbery and Attempted Robbery after he robbed three 7-11 convince stories in the past 10 days. He is scheduled to be arraigned today, October 6 at the First District Court in Central Islip.
Bonalde, 35, was charged with three counts of Robbery 3rd Degree and one count of Attempted Robbery 3rd Degree. He was scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on October 6.
The fact that a defendant has been charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty. Defendants are entitled to a fair trial with the burden on the prosecution to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.
Disclaimer: News articles on this site may contain opinions of the author, and if opinion, may not necessarily reflect the views of the site itself or the views of the owners of NewsLI.com, Long Island Media Inc., or Long Island Exchange®. For more information on our editorial policies please view our terms of service.