---- — CROWN POINT — A Crown Point man was arrested on felony forgery charges Friday.
Andrew D. Burrows, 20, allegedly stole several checks from his grandfather, whom he lives with. Burrows’s grandfather reported the crime to police at 10 a.m. Friday. He said Burrows stole several checks that were issued between Sept. 20 and Oct. 3 and wrote several of them for an amount totalling almost $1,000.
Burrows was arrested at 12:45 p.m. Friday at 43 Porter Mill Road in the Town of Crown Point. He was charged with 10 counts of second-degree forgery, a felony; 10 counts second-degree possession of a forged instrument, a felony; and 10 counts of petit larceny, a misdemeanor.
Burrows was arraigned at the Town of Ticonderoga Court and is being held in Essex County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond.
He is scheduled to reappear in court at 5 p.m. Wednesday.
— By Contributing Writer Felicia Krieg