NEWFANE, NY — A Lockport man is facing charges after he allegedly burglarized a home, according to the Niagara County Sheriff's Office.

Joshua E. Dietrich, 25, is charged with second-degree burglary and petit larceny. Deputies say Dietrich burglarized a home on Lockport-Olcott Road in July while the elderly resident was in the hospital.

Dietrich was arraigned by Town of Newfane Justice Bruce Barnes. Bail has been set at $5,000.

He is scheduled to reappear on Sept. 19 at 10 a.m. in Newfane Town Court.