Clinton man charged for stealing steel from Sherrill Manufacturing

SHERRILL, N.Y. (WKTV) - A Clinton man is facing several charges after police said he stole several thousand pounds of steel from Sherrill Manufacturing.

According to Sherrill Police, David K. Ingerham, 24, of Clinton, had stolen the thousands of pounds of steel products from Sherrill Manufacturing over the past month. Police said Ingerham was taking the steel from a loading dock at Sherrill Manufacturing, when he made deliveries there for the company he was employed by. He would then take the steel to scrap yards in Syracuse in Utica, police said.

Ingerham was arrested on Tuesday, December 15, 2009, and is charged with third-degree grand larceny, petit larceny, and criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument.

Authorities said additional charges are pending in both Utica and Clinton.

Ingerham was arraigned in Sherrill City Court and sent to the Oneida County Jail in lieu of $15,000 cash bail or bail bond.

He is scheduled to appear in Sherrill City Court on December 17.

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