Three men who were arrested by the police on the weekend in connection with the larceny of several cases of alcoholic beverages are now charged.
Jose ´Puello Mercedes of Villa Area, Winston Diaz of St. Georges Street and Wandy Jose´ Campos of Upper Fort Road were jointly charged on Monday with Break-In and Larceny.
The accused broke into Xtra-Space Storeroom at Friars Hill Road on Saturday, and stole 41 cases of Presidente Beer, 15 cases of Corona Beer and 3 bottles of Johnny Walker Black Label Whiskey. The items are valued at over $5,000.
Members of the Rapid Response Unit responded to a report of Burglary on Saturday, and met a Blue Hyundai Motor Truck C6301, being driven by Diaz leaving the scene.
The vehicle was intercepted and the men were arrested and taken into custody. The vehicle with the items was seized and taken to the police station.