Richmond Heights Couple Charged with Burglary, Stealing Guns
They admitted to at least four burglaries in Richmond Heights, police said.
A couple suspected of committing at least four burglaries in Richmond Heights have been arrested.
Christopher Badalamenti, 34, and Julia Brundage, 22, of the 7300 block of Hoover Avenue are charged with second-degree burglary, stealing and three counts of stealing firearms.
The two are suspected of burglarizing a home in the 7400 block of Hoover Avenue between 2 and 5 p.m. Wednesday, Richmond Heights police stated in a report. Brundage and Badalamenti stole a laptop computer, four gold rings, an iPod Touch, a backpack, ammunition and a .50-caliber magazine, according to the police report.
They also stole three handguns: a Desert Eagle pistol, a .45-caliber pistol and a .44-caliber Magnum revolver, police stated. The total value of the stolen property: More than $14,000.
Brundage and Badalamenti “admitted they acted together in the burglary of at least four residences in Richmond Heights, including the one charged in the complaint," police stated in the report.
Bond was set at $50,0000 each.
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