ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM) — Two men were indicted in February after being arrested on burglary and weapons charges regarding an incident in Elmira that took place in late January.
According to the Chemung County Court, Patrick Woodward and Josiah S. Stowe-Allington were seen by a Chemung County Grand Jury for a suspected burglary involving the two men on Jan. 29.
According to the indictment, Woodward was indicted on five counts including burglary in the first degree, criminal use of a firearm in the first degree, burglary in the second degree, criminal possession of a weapon in the second degree, and criminal possession of a weapon in the third degree.
Stowe-Allington was indicted on two charges burglary in the first degree and burglary in the second degree.
The indictment claims that Woodward entered a home in the 500 block of W. First Street with Stowe-Allington on Jan. 29. The documents say that at the time of the break-in, Woodward or Stowe-Allington had a loaded .9mm caliber Hi-Point Model 995 rifle.
Woodward’s other charges in the indictment claim that he had the weapon outside of his home and that the rifle had a detachable magazine and a pistol grip.