AMHERST, N.Y. — Police have charged three Cheektowaga men in connection with more than three dozen burglaries throughout Erie County.
Kevin Zimmerman, 23; Jeffery Zimmerman, 29; and Alfred Tatman, 26, have all been charged with burglary.
Police say the men are suspected of 12 burglaries in Amherst and Williamsville and 25 or more burglaries in Akron, Alden, Cheektowaga, Clarence, Newstead and West Seneca.
Most of the break-ins happened during the night at closed businesses.
Police say guns were stolen during some of the burglaries.
The investigation continues and more charges are expected.