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Troopers arrest man accused of stealing milk money from New York State Fair

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Troopers have arrested man accused of stealing money from milk vending machines at the New York State Fair. (Photo: New York State Police)

GEDDES, NY (WSTM) — New York State Police have arrested a man accused stealing cash from a milk vending machine in the dairy cattle barn at the New York State Fair.

Walter J. Bush, 58, from Tonawanda was arrested for grand larceny, a class "E" felony, troopers said.

Bush was arrested after a trooper noticed him walking through Gate 11A at the fairgrounds and asked to speak with him, according to New York State Police.

He was transported to the Onondaga County Justice Center for arraignment.

The alleged crime happened on August 29th and 30th.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact 315-366-6000.