NEW YORK STATE POLICE
Major Darrin S. Pitkin
Troop D Commander
On July 2, 2020, State Police in Oneida arrested the following individuals following an investigation into a burglary that occurred on Oswego Road in the city of Rome on June 7, 2020.
- Christopher L. Croniser, age 29 from Ava, NY was charged with Burglary 3rd degree, a class “D” felony and Criminal Mischief 4th degree, a class “A” misdemeanor.
- Cory J. Chesebro, age 29 from Vienna, NY is charged with Burglary 3rd degree, a class “D” felony.
Croniser and Chesebro are accused of stealing chainsaws and power tools from a garage. Croniser is also accused of causing damage to a vehicle while attempting to cut off the catalytic converter.
Both men were brought to Oneida County Jail for pre-arraignment detention and have since been released. State Police were assisted by members of the Oneida County Sheriff’s Office.