Man charged with threatening couple with knife to steal their beer
Posted: 11:34 AM, May 14, 2019
WFTX Digital Team
Joseph Francis Mainini was found guilty as charged with Traveling to Meet a Minor and Unlawful Use of a Two-Way Communication Device following a two day trial in Lee County. A Lee County sheriff's deputies say they caught the beer bandit who trying to rob a couple walking home from a convenience store.
BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. -- Lee County sheriff's deputies say they caught the beer bandit who trying to rob a couple walking home from a convenience store.
This happened in Bonita Springs.
Deputies arrested Pedro Francisco, who they say walked up to the couple and threatened them with a knife, demanding their beer.
They ran back to their house while he ran off.
Deputies found him a short time later.
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