Wanted burglar turns himself in over arson investigation

PLYMOUTH – A man wanted for breaking into a Plymouth home that later burned down in a suspicious fire turn himself in to Sheriff’s investigators Friday.



Police were searching for 30-year-old Joseph E. Horton of North Norwich since late May after the Town of Plymouth Court issued an arrest warrant for his alleged role in a burglary and arson. Horton arrived at the Chenango County Sheriff’s Office in Norwich on Friday and surrendered to police.

Lt. Richard Cobb said police believe Horton was involved in a home invasion that ended with the residence being set afire on May 14 in the Town of Plymouth.


There's more to this story! You're only seeing 29% of the story. Subscribe now to get immediate access to the rest of the story as well as our whole online offering.

Today's Other Stories



© 2014 Snyder Communications/The Evening Sun
29 Lackawanna Avenue, Norwich, NY 13815 - (607) 334-3276
We're on Facebook