For Immediate Release
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Incident: Patchogue Man Arrested following String of Burglaries
Location: 1205 Sunrise Highway, Bay Shore
Date/Time: March 19, 2019 at approximately 9:30 a.m.

Suffolk County Police have arrested a man in connection with five burglaries in the Third and Fifth precincts over the past week.


Sean Maranzino entered Calderon Dental, located at 1205 Sunrise Highway in Bay Shore, at approximately 6 a.m. through an exposed air conditioning vent on the roof and became stuck. He was discovered at approximately 9:30 a.m. by staff of the dental practice and Emergency Services officers were called to dislodge him from the ceiling.


Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives arrested Maranzino and charged him with Burglary 3rd Degree. In conjunction with the Fifth Squad detectives, further investigation revealed he was responsible for four other burglaries in the Fifth Precinct over the past week. Maranzino broke into Jackson Hewitt, located at 751 Montauk Highway in East Patchogue, through an open HVAC unit at approximately 3:45 a.m. on March 14. He entered the Vitamin Shoppe, located at 5171 Westbound Sunrise Service Road in Bohemia, through the ceiling sometime overnight on March 15. Maranzino broke into High Times Vape, located at 500-2 Medford Ave. in North Patchogue, at approximately 6:30 a.m. on March 17 through an unlocked door for a neighboring business before crawling through the ceiling into the vape shop. He entered Vitamin World, located at 10 Farber Drive North in Bellport, sometime overnight on March 18.


Over the course of the burglaries he took cash, smoking equipment, and locked boxes from the various businesses.


Maranzino, 32, of Patchogue, was charged with five counts of Burglary 3rd Degree. He is being held overnight at the Third precinct and is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on March 20.  


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Authority: Geraldine Hart, Commissioner 19-164474, et al.
Suffolk County Police Department

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