NIAGARA FALLS – A second arrest was made Tuesday in connection with a home invasion on Linwood Avenue in January.
Lester M. Streeter, 18, of 22nd Street was arraigned in City Court following his arrest Tuesday on felony charges of first-degree burglary, first-degree robbery and second-degree robbery. He was released Wednesday after posting a $3,000 bond. A return court date was set for Friday.
Three men wearing masks had entered a residence in the 1500 block of Linwood Avenue on Jan. 12, two of them armed with long guns, according to Assistant District Attorney Joseph A. Scalzo. One of the men disarmed one of the attackers and they all fled.
Co-defendant K’shawn L. Sistrunk, 17, of McKoon Avenue, formerly of Linwood Avenue was indicted in Niagara County Court on April 2 on charges of first and second-degree burglary, attempted first and second-degree robbery, second-degree menacing and three counts of criminal use of a firearm. He was jailed after bail was raised from $5,000 to $100,000.
A third man has not been identified.