GREENACRES, Fla. - A Royal Palm Beach man has been arrested and charged with stealing more than $15,000 in jewelry from an elderly victim, police said today.
Benjamin Castiglione, 28, was charged with burglary and grand theft after police said he took the jewelry from a residence in the 100 block of Lake Pine Circle on July 15.
Castiglione, a plumber, had previously done repair work at the victim's residence, a Greenacres Department of Public Safety news release said.
Detectives obtained a confession and located several pieces of the stolen jewelry.
There may be other victims, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Nicole Rhoads at (561) 642-2136.
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