Penn Yan Village Police arrested a 31 year old Bronx man on a warrant out of village court.
Ruben Rivera, Junior is charged for his role in a June 22nd incident in which he and another man allegedly stole more than 17-HUNDRED dollars of merchandise from, and caused damage to, the CVS store on Lake Street. When police arrived, both suspects had fled but not before witnesses were able to identify their car and record them on their phones during their getaway. Surrounding police agencies were notified of the vehicle, which was spotted a short time later in Geneva. The suspects led police on a short pursuit and were ultimately taken into custody by State Police in Seneca County.
Rivera was arraigned on charges of grand larceny, conspiracy and criminal mischief and was sent back to Seneca County Jail where he is serving time on related charges.