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Police make arrest after multiple vehicle break-ins

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ONEONTA, N.Y. (WBNG) -- The New York State Police Department arrested one person as part of an investigation into multiple vehicular larcenies on Sept 14.

In a news release, police said one homeless person has been charged with petit larceny, criminal possession of stolen property in the 5th degree and criminal trespass in the 3rd degree.

Troopers responded to a report of a theft in progress on South Side Drive in Oneonta around 1:30 a.m. The arrested individual was found to be in possession of coins that were taken from vehicles.

They were released on appearance tickets but were found on surveillance cameras taking from vehicles on East Street on Sept. 15. Details regarding if they were arrested again were not released.

Police say the investigation is still underway and it is unknown if there are more suspects.

WBNG

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