Student charged in connection with campus theft

An investigation by the Oswego State University Police into a series of unauthorized room entries in two residence halls led to the arrest of a 22-year-old Funnelle Hall resident on Friday, according to a U.P. press release.

Kadeem A. Champagnie, of Brooklyn, was charged with one count of second-degree burglary, a felony, and petit larceny, a misdemeanor. Champagnie was charged in connection with one incident in which sneakers and headphones were reported stolen. Police reported the property recovered.

According to the release, incidents reported on April 3, 4 and 5 in Funnelle and Seneca halls are currently under investigation.

In each case the rooms were unlocked and unattended, according to the U.P. release.

Champagnie was arraigned Friday night in Oswego City Court and remanded to the Oswego County Public Safety Center in lieu of $10,000 cash or $20,000 bond. He appeared in Oswego County Court Monday.

More on this story in Friday’s issue.