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Tonawanda man arrested for stealing money and tools on four separate occasions

Posted at 9:18 AM, Nov 17, 2020

CITY OF TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WKBW) — City of Tonawanda police say a Tonawanda man faces several felony charges after breaking into storage trailers and vans stealing thousands of dollars of electrical tools, four separate times.

According to police, 43-year-old Ricky Wood broke into a storage trailer on Young Street and stole tools back in December 2019.

Then police say Wood stole thousands of dollars from a storage trailer on Main Street in July.

Police then say Wood broke into vans on Fillmore Avenue on September 3rd stealing $10,000 worth of tools.

According to police, Wood then broke into a storage trailer on Delaware Avenue on September 23rd.

Wood has been charged with the following

  • Three counts of Felony Grand Larceny
  • Four counts of Criminal Mischief,
  • Trespassing in the third degree
  • Petit Larceny

Wood was picked up by police on Grand Island Monday night, and is expected to be arraigned Tuesday morning.