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Jan 6, 2016 3:58 PM

Rochester woman subdued by store employee after trying to rob 2 Dover businesses


DOVER - A smashed window at Janeto's Market at 77 Main St. was reported early Wednesday morning.

The woman also attempted to rob Downtown Discount Beverages.

Upon arrival, officers discovered an employee had detained Vanessa Lee Bentley, 36, of Rochester, who was attempting to steal items from the store.

Around 5:15 a.m. that morning Bentley had attempted to breaking into Downtown Discount Beverages but was unable to enter the store.

Illegal drugs were also found on Bentley post arrest.

Bentley was charged with burglary and possession of a controlled substance.

She has been set at $25,000 cash bail and will appear in court on Jan. 7.


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