Pine Grove Twp.

Theft by deception. Warren-based state police reported that a criminal complaint was filed and a warrant is pending for the arrest of Westley P. Bennett, 23, Frewburg, NY, on charges of theft by deception and receiving stolen property after he possessed a firearm that was identified as stolen from a known 42-year-old male, also of Frewsburg. Bennett then allegedly attempted to sell the stolen firearm to Tall Tales Sporting Goods for $200 under the false impression that he was the lawful owner of the stolen rifle.