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Nearly $1,000 stolen

NIAGARA FALLS -- Close to $1,000 worth of belongings were stolen from a Ferry Avenue apartment recently while one of the tenants was passed out drunk on the floor, police said Sunday.

A laptop computer, diamond bracelet and television set belonging to a female tenant were taken sometime between 9 p.m. Feb. 19 and 4 a.m. the next morning, police said. The male tenant claimed that he was home at the time, but was intoxicated and asleep on the floor. The stolen items were valued at $970.