Police searching for liquor store thieves

SILVER CREEK – Police are on the lookout for three individuals suspected of smashing the front window of Barone Liquors on Sunday morning and running away with stolen goods.

According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, the three individuals approached the store – located at 364 Central Ave. – at approximately 4:30 a.m., smashed the front window with a tire iron and ran away with stolen goods in the direction of Bayview Avenue.

Considerable damage was done to the front window, police said.

Anyone with information is requested to contact the WeTip CRIME number at 800-78-CRIME or 800-782-7463. WeTip offers rewards up to $1,000 when an anonymous tip leads to an arrest and conviction. Rewards are paid anonymously.