Miami Springs Police reported that Patrick Bucko was arrested and charged with burglary and criminal mischief over $1,000.
According to Miami Springs Police, Bucko was spotted by a Miami Springs Police Officer on Wednesday, August 3rd, riding a bike along the 100 block of North Royal Poinciana Boulevard at around 1pm in the afternoon. The officer allegedly recognized Bucko as matching a subject that was seen on video about a month ago attempting to enter a closed business along the 100 block of Westward Drive. Police also allege that Bucko matched the description given by witnesses of a man who entered and vandalized a closed business in the 300 block of Westward Drive on July 21st.
The officer did not immediately stop Bucko. Instead the officer observed Bucko allegedly entering a business along the 10 block of Curtiss Parkway. After Bucko was allegedly inside the business for over twenty business, he left the store without any visible merchandise. Miami Springs Police report that they made contact with Patrick Bucko after exiting the business. Bucko allegedly removed items from underneath his shirt and allegedly confessed that he stole them from the business.
Miami Springs police also reported that the 57 year old John Patrick Bucko is also a registered sex offender.
According to Police, Bucko also allegedly confessed to breaking and entering into the business on the 300 block of Westward Drive and vandalizing it.
Bucko is currently a resident at TGK.
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Case Number: F22014052 Desc: NO BOND
Comment Case: PC FOUND CT1 NO BOND CT2 5K
Charge: BURG/ DWELLING/ STRUCTURE/ DAMAGE >1K – PBL Bond: NO BOND **
Charge: CRIMINAL MISCHIEF OVER $1,000/ PREJUDICE Bond: $ 7500 **
Charge Satisfied: No