Michael Windland, Bruce Wimmer accused in Bellport distracted burglary

08-21 scam

Police say Windland, 28, of Lake Ronkonkoma, and Wimmer, 32, of Bohemia, went to the home on August 16. (Credit: News 12)

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Police say two men distracted a 92-year-old woman so they could steal from her Bellport home.

Police say 28-year-old Michael Windland, of Lake Ronkonkoma, and 32-year-old Bruce Wimmer, of Bohemia, went to the home of a woman named 'Violet' on Aug. 16. They allegedly told her they were doing a chimney inspection.

Police say one man distracted the woman while the other took more than $160...

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