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Steamburg man sent to prison for burglaries

LITTLE VALLEY - A Steamburg man was ordered by Cattaraugus County Judge Larry Himelein to serve one to three years in state prison and pay full restitution on his felony attempted burglary conviction.
Ward B. Wheeler, 55, admitted stealing items from campsites along the Allegany River in South Valley and selling them for scrap for nearly a year, until his August 2011 arrest by Cattaraugus County sheriff's deputies.