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Niagara Falls
Wednesday, May 29, 2024
Jewelry thief arrested

A man was charged Tuesday after allegedly stealing $2,800 worth of jewelry from a store in Niagara Falls.

Police say uniformed and street crime officers “flooded the area” and were able to identify a suspect with the help of the public. 

The suspect vehicle was located in the Silvertown area of Niagara Falls and around 4 p.m. arrested three individuals in the vehicle.

The stolen jewelry was recovered and returned to the store.

Luizao Castro, 28, of Niagara Falls, is charged with theft under $5,000 and breach of probation. 

The other two individuals were released unconditionally.

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