On Thursday, June 21, 2018, at approximately 3:09pm, Syracuse Police responded to 469 James Street, in regards to a burglary investigation. Upon arrival, officers observed the victim restraining the suspect, Terence Kelly, 46, of Syracuse. Kelly was sweating profusely and not responding appropriately. He was taken into custody without incident.
The victim reported he had observed Kelly screaming in the parking lot of the apartment complex. A female had told the victim, Kelly had smoked something. As the victim returned to his apartment, Kelly pushed past him and entered the victim’s apartment. Kelly then began to fight with the victim. During the altercation, Kelly was swinging a pocket knife at the victim. The victim sustained a number of lacerations to his hand.
Kelly was arrested and charged with Burglary in the Second Degree, Assault in the Second Degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the Fourth Degree. He was lodged at the Onondaga County Justice Center pending his arraignment.