Police chase down robbery suspect in Colonie

Updated: 08/18/2014 11:17 AM
Created: 08/18/2014 9:05 AM WNYT.com
By: WNYT Staff

COLONIE - Police in Colonie chased a robbery suspect down the street finally capturing him in a nearby neighborhood. 

Police were called to the McDonalds on Osborne Road Sunday afternoon.

A witness saw the chase and says law officers finally caught the running suspect and held him on the ground at gunpoint on Collegeview Drive. 

Police arrested 26-year-old Ismael Maxwell of Cohoes.

He’s charged with robbery and is under investigation for similar robberies throughout the Capital Region.

Ismael Maxwell of Cohoes


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