BATH, N.Y. (WENY) - Steuben County Deputies arrested a Pennsylvania man following an investigation of an attempted robbery and escape at the county jail.

According to the Steuben County Sheriff's Office, 42 year old Nathan Foresman of Turbotsville, Pennsylvania attempted to steal an access control device from a Correction Officer while in the jail.

Foresman also allegedly had intent to use the access control device to escape from custody.

Foresman was charged with Robbery and Escape.

He was arraigned in court and returned to custody.