Grand theft arrests
■ Michael Dempsey, 50, listed as homeless in Golden Gate, was arrested Friday by Collier deputies. He is accused of stealing $530 in scrap copper in early June from the home of a former employer after she invited him to dinner there. He also faces a felony burglary charge.
■ Brett Larson, 22, of the 4400 block of First Avenue SW, Golden Gate Estates, was arrested Friday by Naples police. Investigators accuse Larson of stealing $835 in cash from vending machines at two Naples hotels, which he previously had serviced when he worked for a local vending machine company, according to his arrest report. He faces two grand theft charges.
■ Felix Cosme, 24, of the 5100 block of Perch Place, Immokalee, was arrested Friday by Seminole police. He is accused of stealing a pickup truck, breaking its side mirror, and stealing a cell phone. He faces felony charges of auto theft and criminal mischief of more than $1,000, and misdemeanor counts of theft and criminal mischief of $200 to $1,000.
■ Robert Johnson, 30, of the 2100 block of 55th Terrace Southwest, Golden Gate, was arrested Friday by Collier deputies. He is accused of five felonies: trafficking phenethylamine (MDMA), possession of cocaine and marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to sell, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and a misdemeanor charge of possession of drug paraphernalia.
■ Gregory Bell, 24, of the 800 block of Chaplin Avenue, Lehigh Acres, was arrested Thursday by Collier deputies. He faces one felony charge of drug possession (oxycodone) and misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
■ Damacio Collins, 35, of Georgia, was arrested Friday by Collier deputies on Interstate 75 near mile marker 91. He is accused of not returning a rental car that was due back in early May, according to paperwork found in the vehicle, his arrest report noted. Failure to return a hired vehicle is a felony. Collins also faces a misdemeanor charge of marijuana possession.
■ Timothy Baker, 22, of the 2200 block of 46th Terrace Southwest, Golden Gate, was arrested Friday by Collier deputies. He is accused of pawning a stolen game console, and faces felony charges of dealing in stolen property and defrauding a pawnbroker, as well as a misdemeanor theft charge.
Domestic violence arrest
Levens Saintil, 27, of the 1400 block of 5th Avenue North, Naples, was arrested Friday by Collier deputies. Saintil is accused of strangling a woman with whom he was in a relationship as well as breaking her cell phone, a misdemeanor criminal mischief charge.
Martin Rovan, 19, of the 100 block of First Street SW, Golden Gate Estates, was arrested Friday by Collier deputies. Rovan, an inmate at the Collier County jail, is accused of punching an inmate in the head and striking him with a milk crate. He faces a felony aggravated battery charge.
■ Manoela Kikugawa, 31, of the 200 block of Southbay Drive, North Naples, was arrested Friday by Florida Highway Patrol troopers near the intersection of Pine Ridge Road and U.S. 41 North.
■ David Raffa, 23, of the 300 block of Putter Point Drive, Naples, was arrested Friday by Naples police at his home. He faces additional misdemeanor charges of eluding police, resisting law enforcement without violence, and reckless driving.