UTICA, N.Y. -- There was a heavy police presence outside St. Luke's Hospital Friday morning, and police say it was tied to a petit larceny investigation.
Utica police say it started at the Family Dollar store on Genesee Street, where they were called for a reported petit larceny.
The person who allegedly stole the item or items fled the scene, and police caught up with the person in the area of St. Luke's, where the driver pulled over.
WKTV had many people call the newsroom saying many police agencies responded to the scene at the hospital.
There is no word on the person in custody or any charges he or she faces.