Surveillance Video Helps Solve Another Crime

On December 4, 2018, around 8:31 PM Cape Coral Police responded to a call for service in reference to an occupied burglary that had just occurred.

During the initial investigation it was found that the victim was in his garage with the door open when he had to go inside for a short period of time. The victim heard an alert from his front motion alarm and checked his phone where he saw a man standing in his garage. The victim ran to his garage but the suspect was gone and only saw tail lights of a vehicle leaving the area.

The Ring surveillance video showed the suspect, Kyle Joseph Sullivan (W/M, DOB: 04/22/1983, 219 SE Santa Barbara PL), enter the victims garage slowly and then ran out toward an awaiting silver vehicle.

The victim stated that the suspect had stolen a Nintendo Switch that was sitting on a table inside the garage.

The case was assigned to a Cape Coral Police Property Crimes Unit detective that was able to gain the identity of Sullivan due to the video surveillance. On December 5, 2018, Sullivan was located and placed under arrest. During the search incident to arrest a Suboxone pill was located in his pants pocket to which Sullivan does not have a prescription. The Nintendo Switch was located in Sullivan’s nightstand.

Sullivan was charged with Occupied Burglary, Grand Theft, and Possession of a Controlled Substance. He was later transferred to the Lee County Jail.

ARRESTED: Kyle Joseph Sullivan, W/M, DOB: 04/22/1983, 219 SE Santa Barbara PL

Occupied Burglary, Grand Theft, and Possession of a Controlled Substance