Burglary Suspects Apprehended After Pursuit With Infant Child in Vehicle, Police Say

January 27, 2012 Updated Jan 27, 2012 at 1:13 PM EDT

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Burglary Suspects Apprehended After Pursuit With Infant Child in Vehicle, Police Say

January 27, 2012 Updated Jan 27, 2012 at 1:13 PM EDT

(WKBW release) The Wyoming County Sheriff's Office said it arrested a pair of burglary suspects Thursday after they led authorities on a short high-speed pursuit with an infant child in their vehicle.

Harley and Amanda Dubois, both 27, were taken into custody, according to the Wyoming County Sheriff's Office. The 10-month-old child was unharmed, according to authorities.

Harley Dubois was charged with two counts of burglary in the second degree, two counts of grand larceny in the fourth degree and criminal mischief in the third degree.

Amanda Dubois is charged with two counts of burglary in the second degree and two counts of grand larceny in the fourth degree.

According to the Wyoming County Sheriff's Office, the charges were filed in connection with a burglary on Route 19 in the Town of Middlebury. When an investigator arrived at the scene he allegedly observed Harley Dubois walking away from the scene and entering a vehicle matching the description of the one used in the burglary. A short high-speed chase ensued, according to police, before the vehicle was stopped by a road block that had been established.

Harley and Amanda Dubois are also alleged to have been involved with a burglary that occurred in the Town of Middlebury on Jan. 3, police said.