CHARLOTTE – Two people are facing charges in connection with a home break-in on Old Chautauqua Road in the Town of Charlotte Friday.
The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office says a witness allegedly spotted Merle Smith, 38, and Kimberly Scriven, 40, enter a residence without permission and steal a television.
Both reportedly fled prior to police’s arrival although, deputies say, they were located a short distance away.
Scriven was processed and released with an appearance ticket for second-degree criminal trespass.
Smith was processed and released with an appearance ticket for second-degree burglary and petit larceny.
Both are scheduled to appear in Town of Charlotte Court at a later date.