The Otsego County Sheriff's Office reports that a man from East Meredith faces felony charges for burglarizing the Cooperstown Brewing Company. Police say it happened on September 18 when 24-year-old Gregory O’Brien broke into the brewery, located on River Street in Milford, taking an unspecified amount of cash. An employee discovered the break-ion when arriving at brewery for work the next morning.

O’Brien was taken into custody and appeared in court, then was released on his own recognizance. According to investigators O’Brien was a former employee of the brewery.