The investigation into a recent string of larcenies and break-ins throughout the village of Penn Yan has resulted in the arrest of a 25-year-old resident.
Dylan Force faces a violent felony burglary charge, along with single counts of criminal mischief and criminal possession of stolen property, eight counts of grand larceny and 17 counts of petit larceny. Penn Yan Police located Force leaving a McKinley Avenue home and took him into custody after a brief foot chase. Force was found to be in possession of a knife that was reportedly stolen from one of his victims.
Following his arraignment, Force was sent to Yates County Jail in lieu of bail.