North Syracuse Man Arrested on Rape Charges

Village of Minoa, New York – The Onondaga County Sheriff Office reports that a North Syracuse man has been recently charged following a sex offense investigation.

Detectives assigned to the Sheriff’s Abused Persons Unit arrested William Leary (29) of North Syracuse for Rape in the 1st degree, a class “B” felony. Leary is accused of engaging in sexual intercourse with a female acquaintance back in December 2020 while she slept.

Leary was arraigned on March 4th , in Centralized Arraignment Court and was remanded to the Onondaga County Justice Center on bail set at $25,000 cash/$50,000 bond. He continues to be held in the Justice Center.