Man, 56, accused of breaking into home, harassing residents

Published Sep 20, 2017 at 4:00pm

ONEIDA — A 56-year-old man is accused of breaking into another person’s Madison County home while drunk.

Police said Kenneth L. Roehm, of 3237 Fox St., Verona, was drunk late Sunday night when he went to an acquaintance’s home and broke down the door. Police said Roehm forced his way inside and harassed the individuals in the residence. He was taken into custody on Monday.

Roehm is charged with one count each of second-degree burglary and third-degree mischief, and two counts of second-degree harassment, authorities stated.

Roehm was arraigned in City Court and was sent to county jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bond. He is scheduled to reappear in court.