Arrests Made in Rome Assault Case
Rome Police have arrested three men in connection with a recent gang assault case.
20-year old Delvin White and 19-year old Austin Winters, both of Rome, are charged with assault and gang assault. White was also charged with menacing.
A 15-year old, whose name is not being released, has also been charged in the incident.
Police say a man living on Curtis Street woke up early Monday morning to the sound of his car alarm going off.
He went outside and found three men rummaging through his vehicle
The suspects then allegedly attacked the man, causing numerous injuries during the assault. A second man exited the victim's home to help and was also attacked and physically assaulted.
A knife was also displayed during the incident.
Mohawk Valley Crime Stoppers had offered a $2,000 reward for information leading to arrests in the case and did receive numerous tips regarding the incident.
Police say that information helped identify the three suspects and Crime Stoppers will be paying out a reward.