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JAMESTOWN – A Jamestown teen is being sought by police in connection with several recent burglaries that police suspect he committed, authorities reported Friday.

Jamestown Police ask for the public’s assistance in locating Wayne B. Wright III, 19.

Wright is a suspect in a recent burglary in which a handgun was stolen from a residence as well as others in the city of Jamestown, police said.

He also is wanted by the Cattaraugus County sheriff’s office for a probation violation as well as a bench warrant for burglary.

Anyone with information about Wright’s whereabouts is asked to contact police at 483-7537 or leave an anonymous tip on the department’s confidential tip line at 483-TIPS (8477).