NORTH MIAMI, FLA. (WSVN) - Police have arrested a man they believe is behind multiple high-priced heists in North Miami.
Investigators said 26-year-old Jorge Baez, nicknamed the “ninja burglar,” was dressed from head to toe like a ninja when he broke into three luxury homes, taking cash, jewelry and designer goods totaling over $200,000.
“I hope that he gets prosecuted and obviously gets whatever he deserves for breaking into these homes and violating these people’s lives,” one of the victims told 7News, “but I do think it was a community effort and a good effort by the police.”
Baez was taken into custody on Wednesday. He is out of jail on bond and is due in court next month.
Copyright 2018 Sunbeam Television Corp. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.