Batavia man arrested for stealing flat-screen TV from motel
Batavia, N.Y. - New York State Police said they arrested a man in Batavia this week for stealing a television from a motel.
Troopers said they were dispatched to a motel on Sunday, January 6th for a larceny complaint.
On their way to the motel, troopers said they spotted a man riding his bike on Main Street carrying a flat-screen TV "tucked underneath his arm."
NYSP determined that Joseph Marranco of Batavia had recently been at the motel in question.
According to troopers, Marranco claimed a motel guest said he could borrow the TV.
Marranco faces petit larceny charges.