Two men who were indicted by the November grand jury in connection with October break-ins at two Niagara Falls businesses were arraigned Wednesday before Niagara County Judge Aldo L. DiFlorio.
Pleading innocent in the burglaries were, Ronald Morgan, 24, of 7400 Niagara Falls Blvd., Niagara Falls, and Jeffrey Brown, 24, of 3120 Steig Road, North Tonawanda.
Both were named on two burglary and criminal mischief counts and other charges of attempted burglary, possession of stolen property, possession of burglar's tools, petit larceny, and unlawful possession of a radio device in connection with Oct. 14 break-ins at Dee Dee's Dairy and Long John Silver's restaurant, both in Niagara Falls.
Bail for each was set at $5,000 or $10,000 property.
In a separate case, Lawrence L. Benn, also known as Ben Jones, 25, of 1332 Linwood Ave., Niagara Falls, pleaded innocent to criminal weapon possession and criminal possession of a controlled substance in connection with Oct. 16 incidents on Linwood Avenue. involving a loaded handgun and cocaine. Bail was set at $1,000 or $2,000 property.