Photo courtesy: Alecia Kaus
BATAVIA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Batavia police say patrols were dispatched to Tops on 390 West Main Street in the City of Batavia for shoplifting in progress.
29-year-old Kay Dilker and 37-year-old Joseph Turner attempted to evade police by jumping over a fence to Redfield Parkway.
According to police, the two were detained behind Tops and stole $75 worth of Reese’s peanut butter cups.
Dilker and Turner were arrested and arraigned in Batavia City Court.
Turner was released under the supervision of Genesee Justice and is scheduled to reappear in city court on October 3 at 9 a.m.
Dilker was taken to the Genesee County Jail on $2500 cash and $5000 bail. He’s set to reappear in court on September 12 at 9 a.m.