Massena man charged with felony after allegedly stealing wallet, credit card from Rusty Wheel patron
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 2:46 pm

MASSENA -- A Massena man is charged with a felony after allegedly stealing a wallet that contained a credit card from a patron at The Rusty Wheel.

Shawn R. Deshane, 35, of Willow Street is charged with a felony count of fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property and two misdemeanor counts of fifth-degree criminal possession of stolen property, police said.

On Dec. 2 around 1 a.m., police say they received a complaint from a woman saying her wallet, which contained Seacomm cards and cash, had been stolen while she played pool at the bar.

Through witness depositions, police say they identified Deshane as their suspect and charged him at 11:03 p.m. Tuesday at their station.

He was released with an appearance ticket for Massena court on Jan. 2 at 1:30 p.m., police said.