posted on April 26, 2013 09:48
Two Genesee County convenience stores targeted by smash and dash thieves.
The West Main Mini-mart in the Town of Batavia and the Raceway Mini-market in the city were burglarized late last night.
The glass doors of both stores were smashed, the cash registers were taken and cigarettes were stolen.
From the Raceway Mini-mart, Batavia Police said 29 cartons of smokes were taken.
The West Main store was hit just before 11 last night while the store in the city was hit a half-hour later.
A third convenience store was similarly burglarized in the town of Clarence at 12:30 this morning.
To help BPD in in the investigation:
Police are following up on several leads but are asking for the public’s assistance with any additional information. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Batavia Police Department at 585-345-6350. Information can also be provided by calling the Batavia Police Confidential Tip Line at 585-345-6370 or by accessing the Batavia Police Department’s website and making use of the Suspicious Activity Reporting link.