Woman arrested in connection to Mercer Co., Cortland burglaries
One person is in custody after allegedly burglarizing the Valley View Food Mart in Cortland.
Police say 48-year-old Allison Whittaker has been arrested in connection to the September 8 incident.
The theft happened around 4 a.m. when a woman and two men pulled into the parking lot of the store in a truck.
Officers say the suspects used a rock to break into the door.
Police say the Cortland theft is similar to a Mercer County break-in that occurred around 2:30 a.m. the same day.
The suspects allegedly left with an unspecified amount of cigarettes.
Cortland Police say Whittaker has been charged with breaking and entering, vandalism and theft.
Police say they haven't arrested anyone else, but they have a suspect in mind.