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Altmar Man Charged In 2009 Safe Theft

OSWEGO – Deputies say they have apprehended the man involved in a theft nearly three years ago.

Joseph P. McMullen
Joseph P. McMullen

At 3 p.m. Wednesday, Joseph P. McMullen, 48, of County Route 22 Bldg. 1502, Altmar, was arrested for fourth-degree criminal mischief, a class A misdemeanor and third-degree burglary, a class D felony.

The arrest stems from the investigation into an incident that occurred in November 2009 at the Oswego County Waste Facility in the town of Richland when a safe was stolen that contained cash along with punch cards and residential hauler stickers with a value of more than $11,000.

McMullen was arraigned in the Town of Schroeppel Court.

He was remanded to Oswego County Jail without bail.

He is to appear in Town of Richland Court on May 17.