Grand Larceny/Conspiracy Arrests

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports Investigators arrested Austin T. Wheeler, age 23, and Lorainne I. DeJesus, age 21, both of Newark, NY. Wheeler and DeJesus were each charged with Grand Larceny in the fourth degree and Conspiracy in the fifth degree. It is alleged that that on October 31st and November 1st, 2020, Wheeler and DeJesus entered Lowe’s in the Town of Waterloo and stole multiple items valued at over $2,500. DeJesus was released on appearance tickets and Wheeler was held at the Seneca County Correctional Facility pending a felony hearing due to multiple prior felony convictions. Investigators were assisted by the Newark Police Department.