Lindenhurst, NY - September 16, 2014 - First Squad detectives, along with First Precinct Crime Control officers, were conducting a surveillance operation in North Lindenhurst on Monday, September 15 in an attempt to identify and locate the individuals who were responsible for several recent daytime burglaries. Officers arrested three suspects after they were observed attempting to enter a residence on Farmers Avenue in North Lindenhurst.
David Vanbourgondien, 30, of 621 North Indiana Ave., North Lindenhurst, was charged with 11 counts of Burglary 2nd Degree and two counts of Attempted Burglary 2nd Degree.
Daniel Tarantino, 30, of 73 North Jefferson Ave., North Lindenhurst, was charged with Burglary 2nd Degree, Attempted Burglary 2nd Degree and Criminal Possession of Stolen Property 4th Degree.
Gina Giardinello, 26, of 621 North Indiana Ave., North Lindenhurst, was charged with two counts of Attempted Burglary 2nd Degree.
Vanbourgondien and Tarantino are being held at the First Precinct and Giardinello is being held at the Fourth Precinct overnight. All three suspects are scheduled to be arraigned today at First District Court in Central Islip.
The investigation is continuing. Anyone with any information about these crimes is asked to call the First Squad at 631-854-8152.
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