A Buffalo man was arrested over the weekend for stripping parts from vehicles at an auto supply store on Clinton Street.
A police officer spotted the man inside the fenced yard of Clinton Auto Parts, 1125 Clinton St., at about 8 p.m. Saturday, according to police reports. When the officer approached him, the man allegedly tossed aside burglary tools – saw blades, a flashlight and a battery charger for a saw, police said. He is accused of causing more than $700 damage to vehicles.
Matthew Brennan, 29, of Klaus Street, was charged with auto stripping, criminal mischief, criminal trespassing and possession of burglary tools, according to police reports.