Men allegedly steal scrap metal

FRANKLINVILLE, N.Y. (WIVB) – Two Franklinville men are accused of stealing scrap metal from a location on Hillibrant Road. New York State Police say they reported to the reported larceny scene on Thursday.

Police arrested 32-year-old John T. McClory at the scene. A deputy arrested 35-year-old Joshua L. Flury nearby, after he allegedly fled the scene. Both men were charged with trespass, petit larceny, criminal possession of stolen property and possession of burglar’s tools.

McClory and Flury were arraigned in Town of Franklinville Court and taken to Cattaraugus County Jail. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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