Utica teen accused in series of burglaries, larcenies and vehicle thefts

By WKTV News

(WKTV) - A Utica teen faces charges in connection with a series of burglaries, car larcenies and vehicle thefts in New Hartford, New Hartford police said.

Gino V. Placanaca, 17, of the 1500 block of Mohawk Street, is charged with burglary and petit larceny.

According to authorities, Placanaca was allegedly involved in a series of burglaries and car larcenies, and the theft of two motor vehicles on Sunday and Monday in New Hartford. One of the vehicles was recovered by members of the Utica Police Department.

Authorities say Placanaca may be charged with additional crimes and additional suspects may be arrested.

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