The Palmetto Police Department said Michael Aguiar, 20, denied assaulting the vending machine at Budick Coin Laundry at 11:30 p.m. Aug. 17 until police showed him surveillance footage of the incident after his Monday arrest, The Bradenton (Fla.) Herald reported Friday.
Officers said Aguiar then admitted to breaking into the vending machine and taking $10 worth of coins from it.
The police report said Aguiar "maliciously molested, opened, broke, injured, damaged and inserted his body parts" into the machine.
Aguiar was taken to the Manatee County Jail on a burglary charge and two violations of probation. He was ordered held without bail.