An Aliso Viejo man serving probation after stealing surgical provides from a hospital in San Bernardino in January 2020 was arrested Thursday on suspicion of trying to break into the identical facility, police mentioned Sunday, Feb. 14.
Roy Chi Wing Lung, 54, was taken into custody on suspicion of tried housebreaking and violating his probation, San Bernardino police mentioned in a information launch. He was recognized by investigators with the assistance of safety at Dignity Well being-St Bernardine Medical Middle.
They acknowledged him from a previous theft on the hospital in Jan. 2020 and a subsequent break-in try, the discharge mentioned. Lung was convicted of housebreaking in June, and was positioned on probation, in accordance to courtroom data.
Hospital workers noticed somebody resembling Lung trying to drive open doorways and get into the constructing on Sunday, Dec. 27, police mentioned.
That particular person managed to run away that day. Safety filed a report on Jan. 7, and police have been in a position to acquire a warrant for his arrest.
Lung was held on the West Valley Detention Middle on Sunday in lieu of $25,000 bail, in accordance to inmate data.