ATTICA, NY (Attica Police Department Press Release) - Attica Patrol received a call from a Wyoming County Sheriff Investigator that a person was trying to break into the St. Luke’s Church on Favor Street, 9:00 PM on July 17th.
Attica Police responded and apprehended 38 year-old Justin Wheeler as he was attempting to get away. Investigation revealed that Wheeler had caused damage to two windows of the church that he was attempting to gain entry in.
Wheeler was arrested on felony attempted burglary and misdemeanor criminal mischief.
Wheeler was arraigned in Attica Village Court where bail was set at $30,000. Wheeler is to appear again in Village Court on August 6, 2012, at 1:30pm.
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