Cops said they arrested David Mintz after responding to an alarm at Sushi Ko Restaurant in Merrick. Upon arriving, a police officer said he saw Mintz running from the rear of the store and that he had taken money from the cash register.
Nassau police also alleged that Mintz was involved in other burglaries in Uniondale, Great Neck and Port Washington.
The defendant is being charged with eleven counts of 3rd degree burglary and two counts of attempted burglary. He will be arraigned Monday at First District court in Hempstead.