Man unlawfully enters woman’s apartment, holds knife to her throat, and steals from her in Watertown

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WATERTOWN, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Around seven on Saturday morning, Watertown Police responded to a burglary that occurred on Ohio Street.

It was determined that Jonathan McClusky entered the apartment unlawfully and restrained Rebecca Byrd, held a knife to her throat, caused her to fear for her life, and stole a $50 money order and cigarettes from her, according to police.

These acts were committed in the presence of a seven-year-old. Byrd holds a stay-away order of protection against McClusky,

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