28 May 2019

  Major Philip T. Rougeux
  Troop D Commander


State Police in Marcy are investigating a shooting incident that occurred at 6110 Walker Road in the town of Deerfield, Oneida County.

Investigation suggests that at approximately 2:40 p.m., the homeowner, Ronald Stolarczyk interrupted a burglary and shot the two suspects with an illegally owned handgun. The two suspects have been identified as:
  • Patricia Anne Talerico, age 57, from 901 John Street Utica, NY was pronounced deceased at the scene.
  •  Nicholas A. Talerico, age 27 from 110 Grove Place Utica, NY was transported by private vehicle to St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Utica where he was pronounced deceased.
Ronald A. Stolarczyk, age 64, from 6110 Walker Road was arrested and charged with Criminal Possession of a Firearm, a class “E” felony.  He was transported to the Oneida County Jail awaiting centralized arraignment.

State Police were assisted by the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office and the Oneida County District Attorney’s Office.

The investigation is continuing.


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