A Cortland man was arrested early yesterday morning (August 15th) after he robbed an apartment and threatened to kill a resident who confronted him.
According to Cortland Police, 25-year-old Joshua Metcalf of Crandall Street broke into an apartment on Elm Street and was removing property when one of the residents returned home.
Metcalf threatened the resident with a tire iron before fleeing on a stolen bike with a backpack full of stolen items.
Police located him just a short distance from the scene and arrested him on a multitude of charges at around 4 AM.
Metcalf was arraigned and is now at CCJ with a bail set at 100,000 cash or 200,000 bond.
He’s set to reappear in court on August 22nd.