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Honesdale man charged with stealing jewelry from Beach Lake

August 30, 2011

The Honesdale Borough Police served an arrest warrant on George J. Snyder, 28 years of age, from Honesdale, at The Wayne County Correctional Facility where he is currently being housed on August 22. The warrant charged Snyder with one count of receiving stolen property graded as a felony of the 3rd degree.

According to the warrant, Honesdale Borough Police allege that on 07-29-2011 Snyder had possession of, and sold, various stolen jewelry valued in excess of $5,000.00 to a jewelry store located in Honesdale Borough. During this investigation it was discovered that the items were stolen from a home in the Beach Lake Area.

Snyder was taken before Magistrate Mikulak at The Wayne County Courthouse. After a preliminary arraignment Snyder was housed back into The Wayne County Correctional Facility on $3,000.00 bail.

Detective Sean LeStrange investigated the incident.