Three Amherst apartment dwellers are being held on $10,000 bail each after a domestic call led to their arrest on felony charges linked to several recent house burglaries, police reported Tuesday.
While checking on a domestic complaint in the 6000 block of Sheridan Drive on Sunday, Amherst Police Officer Christopher Klein noticed property in the flat that had been reported stolen in a burglary at a Saber Lane home Saturday. Klein also handled that call. He and other officers also noticed in the flat items stolen in a Fruitwood Terrace burglary that also took place Saturday, police officials said.
Police obtained a search warrant, and said they recovered numerous items of stolen property. Brandon J. Longo, 23; Eric K. Smith, 28; and Courtney L. Masse, 20, all residents of the Sheridan Drive apartment, were each was charged with burglary and possession of stolen property.