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FRENCH CREEK – A Sherman man was taken into custody after breaking into a French Creek home around 5:10 a.m. Sunday, according to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Department.

Benjamin D. Crane, 21, was arrested after the homeowner awoke to find him in the home. Crane was detained until police arrived, according to the police report.

Crane was taken to the Chautauqua County Jail and charged with criminal trespass in the second degree. Bail is set at $5,000 cash or $10,000 property.