Dover man charged with Residence Inn robbery
ROCHESTER — Police have arrested a second person in connection with the June 15 robbery of a patron at the Rochester Residence Inn.
Okiemute Omatie, 19, of 28 Fifth St., Dover, was arrested Tuesday afternoon on a warrant charging him with robbery, a class B felony.
Shortly after the robbery, police arrested Tasha Loaiza, 21, of Rochester and charged her with robbery as well.
A woman was robbed about 10:30 a.m. on Father’s Day while she was at the inn located at 182 Milton Road.
She told police she let a woman she knows into her room and a man she didn’t know walked in behind her.
The man pulled out a knife, and both of them threatened the woman while asking for drugs and money, police said.
Loaiza is accused of stealing a tablet computer and money.
Omatie was being held on $10,000 cash bail pending arraignment.