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Monongalia County Sheriff's Office Arrests Man for Breaking Into Courthouse

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The Monongalia County Sheriff's Office arrested a man for breaking and entering Wednesday.

The sheriff's office arrested Apolonio Fernandez Jr., 25, and charged him with breaking and entering and felony destruction of property.

According to the sheriff's office, Fernandez broke into the lower level of the Monongalia County Courthouse early Wednesday morning. Once he was inside the courthouse, Fernandez destroyed property in the courthouse in excess of $1,000, the sheriff's office said.

A search warrant was executed by Monongalia County Sheriff's deputies at Fernandez's residence. During the search, deputies recovered stolen property that belonged to the courthouse.

Fernandez was arraigned in front of Magistrate Sandy Holepit and bail was set at $125,000.