WOLCOTT, Conn. (WTNH) —New York State Police apprehended a wanted suspect from Wolcott who was considered armed and dangerous.
Police took Temer Leary, 49, into custody during the night in Albany. He will be presented in Albany Court on Tuesday for extradition proceedings back to Connecticut, police said.
Leary has an active arrest warrant for the following charges: breach of peace, third-degree assault, unlawful restraint, second-degree larceny, third-degree criminal mischief, second-degree threatening, first-degree robbery, first-degree reckless endangerment, and two counts of risk of injury to a minor.
The warrant also charges him with three counts of criminal possession of a firearm and three counts of theft of a firearm.
His court-set bond is set at $5 million.
On Monday, police put out a warning to the public, noting that Leary is a convicted felon who is considered to be armed and dangerous.