Batavia man jailed for allegedly stealing a television from a motel room
Written by WBTA STAFF on January 10, 2019
Troopers out of Batavia report the arrest of 47 year old Joseph Marranco of Batavia for petit larceny.
Police were dispatched Sunday night to a local motel in the town of Batavia for a larceny complaint.
While en route to the complaint Troopers observed Marranco riding his bike down Main Street carrying a flat screen television tucked underneath his arm.
Further investigation revealed Marranco was recently at the same motel and claimed a motel guest stated he could borrow the motel’s television.
Marranco was arraigned in Batavia Town Court and remanded to jail in lieu of $1,000 bail.