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NIAGARA FALLS – Two men were charged with attempting to break into an apartment building in the 800 block of Lincoln Place just after 1 a.m. Monday.

Robert L. Shimmel, 31, of South Avenue, and Kyle D. Sullivan, 23, of Linwood Avenue, were charged with attempted second-degree burglary, possession of burglar tools, and fourth-degree criminal mischief.

Police were alerted by a caller that two men were trying to get in a back door, and police found the two men at the scene and pry marks on the door. A duffel bag with burglary tools was also found by police. Damage was listed at $25.