PORTVILLE, NY –State Police arrested a Portville man on July 14 and charged him with kidnapping and burglary.

Police said state troopers investigating a report of a child being taken from a residence on Waymer Street determined Devonte M. Connor, 18, had taken the child to a residence in the city of Salamanca without the permission or knowledge of a parent.

Connor was arraigned in Portville Village Court, where he was remanded to the Cattaraugus County Jail without bail.

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