Police reports for September 16

September 16—Niagara Falls

— BREAK-IN: Police are investigating a burglary in the 600 block of 92nd Street. A male victim told officers that between 9 p.m. Tuesday and 6 a.m. Wednesday, someone broke into his shed by cutting through a padlock. The victim said a dirt bike was taken from the shed.

— BREAK-IN: Police are investigating a burglary in the 600 block of Elmwood Avenue. A male victim told officers that between 12:30 p.m. Tuesday and 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, someone broke into his garage by breaking a window in a doorway. The victim said two lawn mowers were taken from the garage.

—THEFT: Officers are investigating a vehicle burglary in the 2600 block of Niagara Street. A female victim told police that between 4:55 a.m. and 5:58 a.m. Wednesday, someone broke into her 2020 Chevy Malibu by unknown means. The victim said a vape pen was removed from the vehicle.

City of Niagara

—ARREST: An Illinois man was arrested overnight for arson in the city of Niagara. The Niagara County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call at 4:22 a.m. Thursday reporting that a suspicious man in the back of a business in the 8800 block of Porter Road set a dumpster on fire. garbage. Deputies, along with Niagara City Police, were able to apprehend the suspect. Justin R. Llanas, ageless, of Dixon, Ill., has been charged with fifth degree arson and third degree criminal mischief.