On June 26, UPD responded to the Davis Motel in North Utica. He received a report from a traveling minister who stated that personal items from her trunk were stolen during the overnight hours. She is missing a laptop computer, credit cards, and personal papers. On June 28, officers were called to the Happy Journey Motel for property left behind by an evicted tenant. When officers looked at the property to identify it he found that it was the stolen property reported from the Davis Motel. He then found the suspect walking on Genesee St.
Arrested: Mathew Karriem (28) Oswego St Utica NY