MAYVILLE - A Chautauqua County grand jury has handed up an indictment charging a Mayville woman with robbing the Southern Chautauqua Federal Credit Union in Clymer in April.
David W. Foley, Chautauqua County district attorney, said Jenifer Gens, 35, of Mayville, has been indicted by a Chautauqua County grand jury on one count of third-degree robbery. Ms. Gens is accused of the April 17 robbery of the Southern Chautauqua Federal Credit Union in Clymer. The indictment alleges Ms. Gens went into the bank and handed a teller a note demanding money and indicating she had a gun. Gens escaped on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.
The New York State Police and the Chautauqua County District Attorney's Office investigated the crime, culminating with a direct presentment to the Grand Jury.
Ms. Gens was arraigned before Chautauqua County Court Judge John T. Ward, who set bail at $75,000 cash or $150,000 real property. A pre-motion conference is scheduled for Aug. 6.
Third-degree robbery is a class D felony and carries a maximum sentence of 2 1/3 to seven years in prison.