Police Charge Two In Platinum Fitness Thefts

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Verona Police have charged two men in connection with the recent thefts from cars belonging to members of Platinum Fitness.

The two men were identified as Samuel Tirone from Woodland Park and Giovanni Gallo from Wayne. They have been charged with criminal trespassing in Verona and the case has turned over to Fairfield where the pair attempted one purchase with a stolen credit that was denied and completed another.

Verona Police obtained pictures of the men using the cards in Fairfield and matched them to people on video from the Pilgrim Plaza-based gym who had entered without checking in. The VPD sent the information out to police departments across the state and say they got calls from police departments in several different towns where similar crimes had occurred.

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Virginia Citrano
Virginia Citranohttps://myveronanj.com
Virginia Citrano grew up in Verona. She moved away to write and edit for The Wall Street Journal’s European edition, Institutional Investor, Crain’s New York Business and Forbes.com. Since returning to Verona, she has volunteered for school, civic and religious groups, served nine years on the Verona Environmental Commission and is now part of Sustainable Verona. She co-founded MyVeronaNJ in 2009. You can reach Virginia at [email protected].

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