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Idaho Falls Man Arrested After Police Find Fingerprint


(IDAHO FALLS, ID)  –   Idaho Falls Police have arrested 19-year-old Michael John Maggio Wednesday night for robbing the Midget Market after being identified by a fingerprint recovered from a wine bottle.    Maggio of Idaho Falls was booked into the Bonneville County Jail for armed robbery.

According to reports, police responded to the Midget Market, located at 340 G Street, around 6:55 p.m. for a report of a robbery. The victim stated that a white male, later identified as Maggio, approached the counter with a bottle of wine.    Maggio put the wine bottle on the counter and then pulled a revolver from his coat and demanded the money from the till. Maggio left with the cash and drove away.    Investigators recovered a fingerprint from the wine bottle left on the counter. It was entered into the department’s local fingerprint database resulting in a match to Maggio.

Maggio was located at his residence in the 300 block of Buckboard.

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