Independence Day Miracle – Rome Flag Thieves Arrested
Remember the residents in Rome who were asking for your help finding thieves who had stolen her American Flags? After video of the thieves was released last week, a resident was able to recognize one of the alleged thieves and call Rome Police.
According to CNYCentral.com, a neighbor spotted one of the teens walking in the area of the theft and noticed he fit the description of the flag thieves.
Rome Police were called and the boy, along with his accomplice were both charged with petit larceny
Because the suspects are 16 and 17 years-old, police will not be releasing their names or any other information on their arrests.