Sheriffs Cuff Man as Conesus Gun Burglar

CONESUS – The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Livonia man on felony charges for allegedly stealing guns from homes in Conesus.

According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Jeffrey Walker Jr., 20, of Livonia, was arrested for two counts of felony Criminal Possession of Stolen Property in the Fourth Degree, one count of felony Criminal Purchase or Disposal of a Weapon.

On May 14, 2017 the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office was contacted directly twice within about an hour to investigate two separate incidents of guns larcenies from homes in the Town of Conesus.

By the end of the day, investigating deputies alleged that Walker possessed two stolen guns and illegally sold one.

Dougherty said that ‘two of the guns have been recovered and more charges are possible.’

Walker was turned over to Central Booking Deputies at the Livingston County Jail for processing and pre-arraignment detention.

Livonia Town Justice Margaret Graf-Linsner arraigned Walker and ordered him held at the Livingston County Jail on $5,000 cash or $10,000 bond, which was the Livingston County District Attorney’s Office’s recommended bail amount.

Jeffrey Walker. (Photos/Livingston County Sheriff’s Office)