Saratoga County

Troopers: Moreau man stole $18K in labor, equipment from Wilton employer

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ERICA MILLER/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Saratoga Hospital staff are cheered for by local residents and members of the SSFD, SSPD, Saratoga County Sheriff and NYS Park Police outside Saratoga Hospital on Myrtle Street in Saratoga Springs on Friday, April 3, 2020.

WILTON – A Moreau man stole more than $18,000 in labor and equipment from his employer in Wilton, state police said.

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Leroy F. Buttles, 46, of Moreau, was arrested Tuesday and charged with one count of third-degree grand larceny, a felony.

He is accused of stealing the labor and equipment from his employer VJP Enterprise in Wilton. He’s accused of doing so by completing work for customers using his employer’s equipment and parts and then taking direct payment for the services.

Buttles was processed and released to appear in court later.

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