Orchard Park police were kept busy from Friday into Saturday morning, as a town man burglarized or attempted to burglarize four different locations, according to police.
At 3:35 a.m. Friday, police responded to a burglar alarm at Rite Aid, located at 4060 N. Buffalo Road.
While officers were checking the rear of the business where the alarm was reported, a man was seen at the rear door holding what appeared to be a screwdriver, authorities said.
The man reportedly began to run upon seeing police and, after a short foot pursuit, he was apprehended.
Investigation revealed that the man, later identified as Brandon Innes, 21, never made it into the business, as he was caught prior to entry, attempting to pry the rear door open, the report said.
Pending charges for this incident include attempted burglary in the third degree, resisting arrest, obstruction and possession of burglar tools.
At 12:24 p.m., police were called to a report of an overnight burglary at China Garden restaurant, located at 4070 N. Buffalo Road, and adjacent to the Rite Aid.
After investigation, police said Innes was responsible for the burglary. The report accuses him of entering the business through the rear door and stealing an unspecified amount of money from a container located in the store.
Charges pending in this incident are burglary in the third degree, petit larceny and other nonspecified charges.
The third call that police said was related to Innes came at 8:32 p.m., when police responded to a Templeton Trail residence for a burglary report.
Authorities said a $1,500 borrowed bicycle was stolen from the garage while the homeowner was gone for a more than two-hour period.
The bike was discovered 12 minutes after midnight in the the garage of Innes' Stoughton Lane residence, the report said. Police were at the address after a domestic incident was reported, as Innes was alleged to be out of control.
Upon arrival, police found an estimated $6,000 to $8,000 worth of damage to Innes' house, consisting of holes in walls, broken windows, cabinet doors, mirrors, tables, lights and other decorations, as well as paint thrown on the garage walls and floor and a bathroom door kicked off the hinges, the report said.
The report also said a family member was pushed and thrown onto the bed.
Innes was charged with felony criminal mischief and harassment in connection with the incident at his residence and held overnight for an arraignment.
Burglary and criminal possession of stolen property charges, both felonies, are pending for the incident at the residence, police said.
A few hours later, police were called to Colonial Wines and Spirits on Southwestern Boulevard for a report of a larceny of a $200 bottle of wine the evening prior.
A store official said a man entered the store, concealed the bottle of wine in his pants, exited the store and departed on a dirt bike without paying for the wine.
Investigation revealed that the perpetrator was Innes, police said. He was charged with the larceny of the bottle of wine.
Innes was arraigned Sunday on charges relating to the domestic incident at his house and the theft of the wine.
Bail was set at $25,000 cash or $50,000 bond.
Innes was unable to post bail and was transported to the Erie County Holding Center.
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