The Southington Police Department announced that Laurence Bardinelli, 27, of Hamden / Bridgeport Correctional Center was arrested at the Bristol Court at approximately 10:30 a.m. on Aug. 20. Bardinelli was served with four separate arrest warrants for a series of four larcenies that occurred at the Southington Home Depot stores.
The warrants allege that Bardinelli entered Home Depot four times between July 6 and July 12. He selected power tools and then left the store without attempting to pay for the merchandise. The amounts theft and dollar amounts ranged from $498 on July 12 to $1,266 on July 6. Other incidents amounted to $598 (July 8) and 1,176 (July 9).
Each warrant carried a $5,000 bond. After being presented in court, Bardinelli was returned to the custody of the State of Connecticut Department of Correction.