CHAMPLAIN — Four men were arrested in connection with a burglary.
Timothy J. LaFountain, 20, of Mooers; Ryan M. Dupee, 17, of Mooers Forks; Taylor J. Ondras, 21, of Rouses Point; and Austin J. LaPier, 17, of Saranac allegedly took numerous items from an outdoor storage area at a residence on 102 Dumont Road in Champlain between Oct. 21 and Oct. 24. The allegedly stolen items include a boat, two motors, a cement mixer, a refrigerator, some scrap metal and a wheelbarrow.
The owner of the property reported the alleged theft at 3:55 p.m. Oct. 24.
All four men were arrested at 9774 Route 9 in the Town of Chazy between 9 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Oct. 24 and were charged with fourth-degree grand larceny, a felony.
LaFountain and Dupee were released on appearance tickets and were scheduled to reappear in Town of Champlain Court. Ondras and LaPier were also released on appearance tickets and are scheduled to reappear in court.
— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg and Contributing Writer Ian Tully