Eighth Squad Detectives report the arrest of a Levittown man for a Burglary(Attempted) that occurred on Sunday, September 13, 2020 at 4:16 am in Hicksville.
According to detectives, officers responded to an alarm at Speedway Gas Station located at 428 Newbridge Road. Upon arrival, an officer observed a silver S500 Mercedes Benz on the property. The officer noticed a glass window was broken which was in the vicinity of where the register is located in the booth. While continuing to investigate, the officer located a male standing next to the driver’s side of the Mercedes Benz.
A thorough investigation was conducted and Lawrence Yodice, 61, of 66 Flamingo Road was arrested. During the investigation it was determined that Yodice was responsible for incidents at the following locations:
August 25, 2020 – J Thomas Salon in Levittown (Burglary 3rd Degree, Petit Larceny and Criminal Mischief 4th Degree)
September 12, 2020 – Harmony Bar & Grill in Levittown ( Burglary 3rd Degree, Criminal Mischief 2nd Degree and Petit Larceny)
September 12, 2020 – Carvel in Hicksville (Attempted Burglary 3rd Degree and Criminal Mischief 4th Degree)
Defendant Yodice is charged with four (4) counts of Burglary 3rd Degree, two (2) counts of Petit Larceny, two (2) counts of Criminal Mischief 4th Degree, Criminal Mischief 3rd Degree, Criminal Mischief 2nd Degree and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th Degree. He will be arraigned when medically practical.
Details by: Det. Uvena/8th Sqd. 09/13/20/2140/868