Police arrest Niagara Falls man in connection with jewelry theft

There was plenty of police presence in Niagara Falls yesterday after reports of a man stealing $2,800 worth of jewelry from a local store.

Officers fanned out, searching for the suspect and a vehicle that may have been involved in the crime.

They found the vehicle in the Silvertown area and were able to make an arrest later that afternoon.

28 year old Luizao Castro of Niagara Falls has been charged with theft under $5,000 and breach of probation.

Two other people were released unconditionally.