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Attempted Break-in at Young Chow's in Beckley

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Arrest made in an attempted break in at Young Chows that happened on Wednesday morning. Arrest made in an attempted break in at Young Chows that happened on Wednesday morning.
Clifton Neely charged with attempted breaking and entering after allegedly trying to get inside Young Chows in Beckley, WV. Clifton Neely charged with attempted breaking and entering after allegedly trying to get inside Young Chows in Beckley, WV.

Police have arrested at least one person after an attempted break-in at Young Chows on Wednesday morning.

The burglar alarm went off at the Chinese restaurant on Pikeview Drive in Beckley at around 4:30 a.m.  Officers who arrived on scene found 26-year-old Clifton Neely, who had apparently tried to get inside by trying to kick out a window.  Police said that Neely also threw a rock at the window.

According to police, Neely was not able to get inside the building.  He was arrested and charged with Attempted Breaking and Entering, Destruction of Property and Public Intoxication.  He is being held in the Southern Regional Jail on a $15,000 bond.