Binghamton Police Arrest Pizzeria Burglar

On February 5, 2019 at 9:07 a.m., Binghamton Police Department Patrol Division responded to a report
of a burglary at Oakdale Pizzeria, 47 Court St., Binghamton. The burglary occurred during overnight hours.



Binghamton Police Patrol and Detective Divisions investigated the incident. Binghamton Police Identification / Crime Scene Unit processed the scene.



The Detective Bureau investigation determined the burglary occurred on February 5 shortly before 6:00 a.m. The suspect entered the business, via an access door, and stole numerous electronics and U.S. currency from the cash register. He eventually left the area by foot.



Through investigative efforts, a suspect was identified, The located and identified by the Binghamton Police Community Response Team (CRT) in the late evening on February 6 in the area of Thorp and Mather Streets. The suspect was turned over to detectives and charged with Burglary in the Third Degree, a class D Felony.



The suspect was identified as DAMON D. JONES, date of birth 01/29/86, who lived at 61 Thorp St., Apt. 6, Binghamton.



Jones was arraigned and remanded to the Broome County jail.



The police investigation was conducted by the Binghamton Police Detective and Patrol Divisions with assistance from the Binghamton Police CRT Unit and Identification / Crime Scene Unit. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Detective Division at 607-772-7080