A Florid man was arrested after being caught burglarizing vehicles designated for Hurricane Ian repair work.

Florida Man Arrested Stealing From Hurricane Ian Disaster Relief Vehicles

A Florida man was arrested after being caught burglarizing vehicles designated for Hurricane Ian repair work.

TAMPA, Fla. – A Florida man was arrested after being caught burglarizing vehicles designated for Hurricane Ian repair work.

At approximately 4:30 AM on Tuesday, October 4, Tampa Police Officers responded to 701 E. Bird St, a staging area for hurricane relief vehicles and contracted lineman, after security personnel located and detained an individual attempting to break into vehicles.

An investigation confirmed that Bryan Antonio Cirino Ortiz, 35, had broken into a bucket truck and a Ford F-250 Super Duty, stealing power tools that were later recovered.

Ortiz was arrested without incident and charged with two counts of burglary of an unoccupied conveyance.

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