Two Wyoming County teenagers were arrested after they were caught Saturday breaking into an abandoned hospital in Perrsyburg in Cattaraugus County, state troopers reported.
Troopers said they found Devon M. Ford, 18, of Bennington, and Seth Z. Pionessa, 17, of Attica, inside the JN Adam Complex on Peck Hill Road, smashing windows and damaging a door inside the facility.
Ford and Pionessa attempted to flee but were caught, according to authorities.
They were charged with burglary and criminal mischief Saturday. Pionessa also was found to be in possession of marijuana and was charged with unlawful possession of marijuana, according to authorities.
Both Ford and Pionessa were arraigned in the Town of Perrysburg Court and held in the Cattaraugus County Jail in lieu of $1,000 cash bail or $2,000 bond, authorities said.