A Seneca Falls man is facing several charges in connection with a stolen property investigation.
Police say 35-year-old Christopher Lentola broke into a residence and stole property from inside, and was arrested with an undisclosed controlled substance on him.
Lentola is charged with burglary and criminal possession of a controlled substance, and is being held in Seneca County Correctional Facility on $2,000 bail.
Lentola is due back in court on Wednesday.
From the Seneca Falls Police Department:
On Friday, October 20, 2017, at 12:23 pm the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department arrested Christopher R. Lentola, age 35, of 25 Peterman Rd Apt C2 Seneca Falls, New York. The arrest stems from a stolen property investigation. At the conclusion of the investigation, It was found that Lentola entered a residence unlawfully and stole property from within. When Lentola was arrested, officers also located a controlled substance on his person. Lentola was subsequently charged with Burglary, a class C felony; Petit Larceny; and Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance 7th degree, both misdemeanors. Lentola was arraigned in the Town of Seneca Falls Court where he was committed to Seneca County Correctional Facility. He will be held there in lieu of $2000.00 cash bail/$4000.00 insurance bond. Lentola is due back in court on 10/25/2017 at 9:00 AM.