WELLSVILLE — The arrests of four Wellsville residents Friday afternoon closes the book on three burglary investigations and several larceny complaints, village police reported.
After an investigation lasting about a month, police charged a 15-year-old boy with three counts each of felony third-degree burglary and fourth-degree grand larceny. Two counts are for the alleged theft of three long guns and one count for the alleged theft of property over $1,000, police said. The teenager was also charged with one count of misdemeanor petit larceny.
Three others were each charged with felony fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property: Brenden P. Loucks, 21, and Jeffrey C.?Rositzke, 27, each for allegedly possessing a stolen gun; and David A. Hal, 27, for allegedly possessing stolen guns, police said. Loucks and Rositzke were each placed on pretrial release. Hall was sent to the county jail in lieu of $1,000 bail. All four are due to appear at a later date in court.
“In addition to the long guns being recovered, several computers and other electronic equipment were recovered. At this point, the Wellsville police do not anticipate any further arrests in this matter,”?police said.