A Dunkirk man charged with burglary

OBSERVER Staff Report

City of Dunkirk police allege Wednesday night that Gualberto Gonzalez, 35, of 322 Canary St., was found in possession of property stolen in recent burglaries around the city. Gonzalez was identified as a suspect while police investigated a late Wednesday afternoon burglary in the 300 block of Dove Street.

Gonzalez fled when initially questioned, but was later apprehended while attempting to enter his apartment. Once he was detained, he was charged with third-degree grand larceny, fourth-degree grand larceny, second-degree burglary, third-degree criminal mischief and fourth-degree criminal mischief.

Police are continuing to investigate and additional charges are expected to be filed.