Press Release- Burglary Arrest
Issued By: Niagara County Emergency Management
Issued On: 09/07/17 11:59 AM
Affected Jurisdictions: Niagara County
Category / Publication: Press Release - General

Sheriff James R. Voutour announces the arrest of Joshua F. Denisco, 25, of Newfane on a charge of Burglary 3rd degree. The owners of the Hilltop Restaurant located an unknown white male in their restaurant kitchen area at approximately 3:00 a.m.  The unknown male left the scene when the owners called the Sheriff's Office and was subsequently located about two hours later on Lockport-Olcott Road in Newfane after causing a disturbance at a Tim Horton's restaurant. Denisco was identified as the burglar after matching the description given by the owners and being found in possession of two bottles of liquor reported stolen from the restaurant. Denisco was arraigned by Town of Lockport Justice Cheryl Antkowiak who set bail at $5,000/$10,000. He has a return date of September 12, 2017 at 0900 a.m. in Lockport Town Court. Additional charges are pending.