Florida serial burglar arrested 10 occasions in 2021 is in custody as quickly as extra after serving 'non everlasting sentence': police
A suspect who Florida police say served a “non everlasting sentence” after being arrested 10 occasions final yr for burglaries has been taken into custody as quickly as extra for allegedly breaking into properties occupied by sleeping vacationers inside the Orlando space.
Corionn Jones-Bentley, 29, is now dealing with a quantity of prices after police started investigating a housebreaking pattern that focused a minimal of 9 properties in 2022, the Osceola County Sheriff’s office mentioned.
“When somebody enters your residence and violates your privateness and is standing doubtlessly over your little one – at what level does it take for this man to go to jail for 10, 15 years?” Sheriff Marcos Lopez requested reporters on Monday, after Jones-Bentley was arrested the day earlier than. “He principally dedicated 10 complete burglaries and every little thing was plead no contest, plead no contest, dismissed by state, plead no contest, dismissed by state.”
“that is undoubtedly not his first time being in trouble for housebreaking. In 2021, Mr. Jones-Bentley was arrested 10 fully different occasions for housebreaking to residences,” Lopez added. “these arrests had been scattered all yr prolonged. And in 2022, he started burglarizing as quickly as extra after serving a quick sentence for his 2021 burglaries.”
The sheriff’s office mentioned by means of the latest wave of reported burglaries, Jones-Bentley “would enter residences and steal money whereas occupants had been asleep inside.”
“all by means of one particular incident, a father found the suspect inside and shut to his youngsters’s room,” police added in an announcement. “The suspect was confronted and battered the daddy earlier than fleeing the scene.”
Jones-Bentley was arrested after investigators seen him on Sunday parking his car in a darkish a component of a highway earlier than exiting his car and strolling in the direction of “occupied rental properties used for vacationers on Sticks avenue,” in line with police.
“Jones-Bentley proceeded to enter a quantity of residences by means of the again screened-in porch and inside properties the place the occupants had been inside sleeping,” the sheriff’s office added. He finally was caught after placing a detective and fleeing on foot, police mentioned.
He has been charged with occupied housebreaking, unoccupied housebreaking, battery on a legal guidelines enforcement officer, resisting with out violence, violation of probation, and loitering and prowling.