Police arrested John DiAraneo, 48, of the 2700 block of Berkshire Street, last week for burglarizing Romantic Boutique and Laurel Liquors earlier this summer, according to a report.
Mount Laurel detectives were able to trace DiAraneo to Philadelphia as a result of a lead developed from surveillance video. Through interrogation and continued investigation in collaboration with Medford, Lumberton and Berlin police, as well as New Jersey State Police (Red Lion barracks), Mount Laurel Police identified DiAraneo as the person responsible for five other burglaries, according to the report.
DiAraneo was charged with multiple counts of burglary in connection with burglaries at the following locations:
- Romantic Boutique, Route 73, Mount Laurel — Aug. 2
- Laurel Liquors, Route 38 in Mount Laurel, July 11
- Soprano’s Pizza, Route 38, Lumberton
- Lukoil, Route 70, Medford
- Evergreen Dairy Bar, Route 70, Southampton
- Mighty Joe’s, Route 206, Shamong
- Shell gas station, Route 73, Berlin
Information provided by Mount Laurel Police. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.