Two Elmira men are arrested as suspects in a weekend burglary at the Italian American Veteran’s Club in the City.
Police allege that following an investigation, they found the men had forced entry into the building some time between Friday evening and Saturday morning, and taken several items.
Another burglary at the same location is thought to have taken place sometime between Sunday night and Monday morning, when police found a broken door at the Veteran’s Club and more property missing.
Chirstopher DePrimo and Melvin Martin Sr. were identified as suspects in both of these incidents and arrested on several counts of burglary.
Both are currently being held in the City lock up-pending arraignment Tuesday morning.
The investigation into this incident continues, anyone with information should contact the Elmira Police Department.