Cooperstown Police and the Otsego County Sheriff’s Department are investigating an overnight break-in at 21 Railroad Avenue in Cooperstown. According to witnesses, the staff of Brewery Ommegang arrived to find that their door handle had been tampered with and a laptop was missing; the door handle of the Law Guardian office was also broken off and the door to Upstate Companies was kicked in. The staff of the Hometown Oneonta/Freeman’s Journal/ was at their offices on the first floor until 11 p.m. last night, but told police they did not hear anything unusual. The building has been evacuated and is currently considered a crime scene.

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