ITHACA (WBNG) — The Ithaca Police Department has arrested a man for burglary early Friday.
Ithaca Police say they’ve arrested 29-year-old Ronald McClure Jr. of Ithaca and charged the suspect with burglary in the second degree.
Authorities say officers responded to a call on the 400 block of East Seneca St. regarding an unknown individual located in a residence.
Officers were alerted to the fact that the residents in the home noticed some of their belongings had been moved, and one of the residents had locked McClure Jr. in their room until police arrived.
Authorities say they found McClure Jr. concealing several pieces of property under his clothing with the intent to steal them.
According to the Ithaca Police Department, McClure Jr. is currently awaiting arraignment in Ithaca City Police lock up.