posted on October 18, 2013 13:20
Three Rochester men are accused of attempting to steal almost $2,000 worth of merchandise from the Batavia Wal-Mart Store.
All three (Eric Strong, 53; Joseph Dawson, 49; Keith Brantley, 43) were arraigned in Batavia Town Court and ordered held without bail on felony grand larceny charges.
Deputies say store security informed the sheriff’s office around noon Thursday that men who had been identified as possible thieves at other Wal-Mart stores were present.
Patrol cars were waiting in the parking lot and saw the men allegedly push out a single shopping cart filled with bags of merchandise.