Thieves strike Clarence farm

Aug 2, 2014

A Clarence farm is the latest in a disturbing trend of rural burglaries.

The Maple Row Farm was hit by a pair of thieves who loaded a dark-colored Chevrolet pick up truck with thousands of dollars worth of tools and materials. Erie County Sheriff's detectives are recognizing a rise in thefts at such rural and secluded locations. The thieves are likely planning to fence the goods on local streets.

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This latest heist was caught on security cameras. One of the thieves was wearing a sweatshirt bearing a Letchworth logo.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheriff's office at 544 - 4806.