NYSP UPDATE: Suspect sought by Troopers now in custody
Written by WBTA STAFF on July 11, 2019
UPDATE: Suspect has been located and is in police custody.
Since the original press release was issued, State Police are investigating a stolen ATV and a truck stolen in the town of Almond.
The truck was pursued to the town of Ossian where the suspect, Edward Bancroft, fled on foot.
Bancroft is believed to be in the area of the Livingston/Allegany County line.
It is unknown if he is on foot or has another vehicle.
All residents are requested to call State Police Batavia, 585-344-6200, or 911 if they see Bancroft or observe any suspicious activity.
Residents are also requested to remove keys from all vehicles and keep their property locked.
Two photos are attached of Bancroft, with and without facial hair.