Dolgeville man accused of burglarizing home

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - A Dolgeville man is accused of stealing numerous items from a Dolgeville home, including 19 long guns, Dolgeville police said.

Timothy L. Moore Jr., 26, of Carlson Road in Dolgeville, was arrested Tuesday and charged with burglary in the second degree, burglary in the third degree, two counts of grand larceny in the fourth degree, three counts of grand larceny in the third degree and criminal possession of stolen property in the fourth degree.

According to officials, on March 4, neighbors reported seeing footprints in the snow around a home on Howard Street in the Village of Dolgeville. According to neighbors, the owner of the home was on vacation in Florida. Police responded and discovered windows and doors to the home and garage had been forced open. Upon talking with the resident, police discovered 19 long guns, consisting of rifles and shotguns, were stolen, as well as several hundred rounds of ammunition. Also missing from the home were several thousand dollars worth of gold and silver coins, a 1937 all-star baseball with Babe Ruth's signature, several U.S. and German World War II military pins, distinct jewelry with German Army SS symbols and swastikas, numerous DVDs, two 53-inch televisions and various tools.

New York State Police assisted at the scene. Some of the stolen property has been recovered, but several firearms and other property is still missing. The baseball, most of the coins, military pins and jewelry remain missing. Other arrests are pending. Anyone with information is asked to call the Dolgeville Police Department at 429-8231.

Moore is being held at Herkimer County Jail in lieu of $25,000 cash bail or $50,000 bail bond.

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