Darius Harris: Suspect accused of stealing from Boynton Beach seniors at Newport Place

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. - Boynton Beach police said Wednesday they have recovered more than 100 items that were stolen from seniors.

Detectives said Darius Harris, 20, stole jewelry and other items from elderly residents while he worked as a server in the dining room at Newport Place, a senior living facility in Boynton Beach.

He's accused of entering residents' rooms while they were at dinner and stealing their property.

Police said Harris confessed to more than two dozen burglaries since January. He remains in the Palm Beach County Jail.

Authorities believe he quickly sold much of what he stole.

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