The Yates County Sheriff’s Office has filed burglary charges against the 18 year old Penn Yan girl that was arrested by Penn Yan Police for breaking into a church in the village last Thursday morning.
The Sheriff’s Department has charged Tiffany Hand for allegedly breaking into a church in the town of Benton and causing more than 15-HUNDRED dollars worth of damage, which consisted of smashed interior doors and well as setting off fire extinguishers. Earlier this week, Hand was arrested by village police for allegedly breaking into the Penn Yan United Methodist Church Memorial Building. She is accused of committing these crimes along with 28 year old Michael Badamy, of Penn Yan.
Following her arraignment, Hand was sent to Yates County Jail in lieu of bail.