Third Squad detectives report the arrest of a Bronx man for multiple larcenies that occurred in E. Garden City and N. New Hyde Park on Thursday, 04/14/16 through Wednesday, 04/13/17.
According to detectives, Alberto Gil, 55, of 938 Boynton Ave., between the above listed dates, committed fifteen Grand Larcenies from Lifetime Fitness located at 750 Zeckendorf Blvd. and two Petit Larcenies from LA Fitness located at 1111 Marcus Ave. in N. New Hyde Park. The defendant, using ficticious names at each gym, was a member of these facilities. Using a small instrument specifically designed to compromise the locks at both of these gyms, the defendant removed cash, high end watches and assorted jewelry valued in excess of $165,000.
Investigation by Third Squad detectives led to the arrest of the defendant on Sunday, 07/16/17 at 11:15 A.M. at the LA Fitness gym located in N. New Hyde Park. Gil is being charged with fifteen counts of Grand Larceny 3rd Degree, two counts of Petit Larceny, Falsify Business Records 2nd Degree and Possession of Burglary Tools. He will be arraigned on Monday, 07/17/17 in First District Court, Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Willdigg/Third Squad 07/17/27/0315/7740