SHERIDAN – A Fredonia man was captured as he was stealing two long guns from the vehicle of a South Roberts Road resident about 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Chautauqua County Sheriff's deputies said.
Ryan A. Brown, 22, was charged with two counts of fourth-degree grand larceny, two counts of fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property and one count of trespass.
Shortly after the 911 call, deputies said they confronted Brown, who was holding both stolen guns. He was remanded to the county jail in Mayville in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or a $50,000 property bond.
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