Investigators with the Elmira Police Department arrested Jim D. Ryant, 22 yrs of age, from Owego NY, for his role in the October 14th, Home Invasion at 470 W 1st St..
During the commission of the crime, Ryant’s accomplice, 18 year old Marshall D. Brown suffered fatal injuries.
Jim Ryant was charged with Burglary 1st degree, a class “B” Felony and Attempted Robbery 1st degree, a class “C” Felony.
Ryant was arraigned in Elmira City Court and committed to the Chemung County Jail on $25,000 cash / $50,000 property bond bail.
NYSP Horseheads and Owego did assist with this investigation.