MAYVILLE -- An 18-year-old Mayville man has been arrested for allegedly stealing a children’s snowmobile last month from a Burton Avenue home, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office reported today. Alex Lescynski was arrested Monday evening on charges of fourth-degree grand larceny and possession of stolen property and the stolen snowmobile was recovered by sheriff’s deputies.

After Lescynski’s arraignment in Chautauqua Town Court he was released under the supervision of the county probation office pending later court proceedings. The victimized family believes the snowmobile was stolen about 12:30 a.m. Feb. 20.