On Saturday, June 15, 2019, at approximately 12:09 p.m., Syracuse Police K9 Officer Rathbun and his partner K9-Brit were patrolling in the area of the 100 block of Adams Street. Officer Rathbun observed a subject in that area matching the description of a suspect wanted for a string of burglaries recently committed in the Syracuse University neighborhood area. K9 Officer Rathbun and K9-Brit approached the suspect, Moises DeJesus, 29, of Syracuse, who then took off running from Officers. DeJesus was apprehended by K9-Brit after a short foot pursuit, and taken into custody by Officers.
DeJesus was arrested on multiple charges related to several separate incidents; burglary in the second degree, criminal trespass in the second degree, burglary in the second degree, criminal trespass in the second degree, criminal possession of stolen property in the fourth degree, falsifying business records in the second degree, and criminal possession of stolen property in the fourth degree. DeJesus was subsequently transported to the Justice and lodged.