09 July 2020

  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.



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