West Seneca volunteer firefighter accused of stealing merchandise from home improvement stores

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A West Seneca volunteer firefighter is accused of thieving merchandise from dwelling advancement merchants in the course of Western New York.

The Erie County District Attorney’s Business office declared that 26-12 months-old Dylan Biddeman of West Seneca was arraigned Friday in West Seneca City Court docket on one depend of 3rd-degree grand larceny.

The district attorney’s business office reported Biddeman and 33-calendar year-old Ryan J. Miller allegedly stole goods from property advancement retailers all over Western New York involving Oct 1, 2021 and April 8, 2022.

Biddeman, a volunteer firefighter with Vigilant Fireplace Business in West Seneca, is scheduled to return on May possibly 27 and was launched on his individual recognizance as the cost is a non-qualifying offense for bail. He faces a optimum of 7 several years in jail.

Miller, a patrol officer with the West Seneca Police Section, was off-obligation at the time of the alleged incidents. He was arraigned on April 27 on 1 rely of third-degree grand larceny and 1 count of third-diploma prison possession of stolen house.

In accordance to the district attorney’s office environment, a search warrant was executed at Miller’s dwelling on Ehinger Push wherever some stolen products was allegedly recovered. He is also scheduled to return on May 27 and faces a greatest of 7 decades in jail.

The West Seneca Police Department unveiled a statement on its Fb web site which mentioned in portion that Miller has been suspended without fork out as the investigation proceeds.