WHITESBORO, N.Y. --- A Utica man faces several charges after threatening a woman with an unregistered firearm. Oneida County Sheriff Rob Maciol tells NEWSChannel 2 the Oneida County 911 center received the call in the early morning hours Saturday for a domestic incident.
Moments later, the Oneida County 911 center issued a BOLO (Be on the Lookout) for Mcbride and the car he was driving. Shortly after the alert was issued, a vehicle matching the description was pulled over on John Street in Rome. Sheriff's Deputies then took Mcbride into custody and found an unregistered gun in his possession.
While multiple deputies were trying to take Mcbride into custody, a second male ran from the vehicle. Deputies are now trying to locate that person.
Mcbride's charged with:
Charges stemming from the Traffic Stop in the City of Rome:
-1 count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Second Degree- C Felony
-2 counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree- D Felony
Charges stemming from the Domestic Incident in the Village of Whitesboro:
-1 count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Third Degree- D Felony
-1 count of Aggravated Family Offense- E Felony
-1 count of Menacing in the Second Degree-A Misdemeanor
Mcbride was taken to the Oneida County jail where he was held pending arraignment. The investigation is ongoing and more charges may be levied against him. If anyone has any information regarding the whereabouts of the unknown male individual, you're asked to call the Oneida County Sheriff's Office at 315-768-2226. All calls will be kept confidential.