Caught on camera thief breaks into southern tier vineyard

Posted at 11:55 AM, Sep 07, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-07 11:55:54-04

The Chautauqua County Sheriff's is looking for the suspect in the above pictures.

Investigators say the man entered Knight's Vineyards Farm located at 18 Shaver St in Ripley on September 5th around 2:43 am.  He was dressed in gray or blue jeans, black sneakers, navy blue hoodie (with white markings on the back), and a black and orange baseball hat, dark face mask and gloves.

The suspect stole a 2016 Kubota side by side RTV 500 as shown below, .22 caliber rifle and a CD player.

Anyone who has information on a possible suspect is asked to contact the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Office at  (716)753-4915.