The following information was released from Captain Dave Baer of the Marco Island Police Department: On July 3rd 2010 at approximately 0221 hours Police Officers from the Marco Island Police Department were dispatched to the Crazy Flamingo located at 1035 North Collier Blvd in regards to a reported armed robbery. Officers were on the scene in less than thirty seconds.
Follow-up investigation by Marco Island Police Department Detectives led to the arrest of the suspect, as well as the arrest of one of the alleged victims who confessed to his involvement in the robbery along with the suspect.
The suspect’s vehicle, bank bag, money and the knife have been recovered.
Arrested were: Arnold Lee Ridge (23 years old) who currently resides on Mainsail Dr in Naples and Cory Leavitt Giaquinta [employee] (21 years old) who also resides on Mainsail Dr in Naples.
Both Ridge and Giaquinta have been charged with: Armed Robbery, Grand Theft and False Imprisonment.
The investigation continues into other criminal activity.