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Tompkins County Sheriff's Office
Public Safety Building
779 Warren Road
Ithaca, NY 14850

Derek R. Osborne, Sheriff 
Business Office: (607) 257-1345

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Narcotics/Theft Arrest

On December 18th, 2018 at 5:51 PM, Tompkins County Sheriff's Deputies responded to Sterling Optical, located at 40 Catherwood Road in the Village of Lansing for a theft complaint.  During the course of the investigation, Deputies located two suspects that were described by the complainant/employee of Sterling Optical.  Anthony H. Coyne, age 22 of Ithaca, NY and Kai O. Brown, age 18 of Spencer, NY. 

After completing their investigation, Deputies arrested and charged Coyne for Petit Larceny (Class A Misdemeanor) and Deputies arrested and charged Coyne for Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree (Class A Misdemeanor).  Both Coyne and Brown were released on appearance ticket ordering them to return to the Town of Lansing Court at a later date.