All Nail Salon Burglary Nails Suspects
LABELLE, FL. -- On April 27 at 2:45 a.m., the Hendry County Sheriff's Office received a call that the building behind the LaBelle city hall was being burglarized. Sergeant Elberto Carmona, Corporal Mike Horne, and Deputy Justin Smith responded.
When the perpetrators observed Corporal Horne approaching they fled the scene, not realizing they were headed directly towards Deputy Smith. Sergeant Carmona and Deputy Smith stopped the vehicle on State Road 80. Bolt cutters, gloves, and a pry bar was located inside the vehicle.
Deputies checked the buildings and found where the perpetrators had entered the All Nail Salon. The owner of the business reported two televisions and $200 in cash missing. Timothy L. Leach, age 23 of 725 Mississippi Avenue, Clewston, Wilbert Lee James, age 20 of 675 M.L.K.Blvd. LaBelle, and Albert Favors, Jr., age 25 of 709 Maryland Avenue, Clewiston, were arrested and charged with Criminal Mischief, Burglary, Possession of Burglary Tools With Intent To Use, and Theft.