Man Arrested For Attempted Burglary And Rape In Oneonta
By Eric Malanoski (Townsquare Media News)
On Saturday at about 4:45 a.m., members of the City of Oneonta Police Department responded to a report of a man inside an apartment at 10 Market Street, Oneonta. Upon arrival police officers located and arrested 32 year old Ryan Leonard formerly from Oneonta now from Ft Lauderdale Florida on felony charges of 2nd degree burglary and first degree attempted rape. Responding officers say they located a naked Leonard inside an apartment of two females who are allegedly unknown to him. Officers say the investigation revealed Leonard was intoxicated and attempted to sexually attack the females while they slept. One resident was able to remove Leonard from her room and close the door. The other resident was able to get away from Leonard and call a friend who in turn called the police.