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Seneca Falls man faces felony charge after stealing collectible coins

Police say a felony charge was filed against a Seneca Falls man following an investigation into a local burglary.

On Wednesday at 12:04 p.m. the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department arrested David D. Weimer, 18, of Seneca Falls following a burglary investigation.

Police responded to a home on Tuesday where it was reported that a burglary took place. Upon arrival, police confirmed with the homeowner that several collectible coins had been stolen.

On Wednesday, a local bank called reporting two male had come inside the bank to exchange several coins. They called the police department providing a description and direction of travel.

Police located Weimer and another male a short time later, both of which were found to have the coins still. Following an interview, Weimer was charged with burglary in the second degree, a felony, and petit larceny.

The other male was released. Weimer was processed and transported to the Seneca County Correctional Facility to await arraignment.

He will be due back in the Town of Seneca Falls Court at a later date to answer the charges.

This story will be updated as more information becomes available.


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