Robbery suspect in custody after standoff

February 17, 2018 08:00 PM

The suspect in a North Greenbush jewelry store robbery is now in custody.

26-year-old Charlie Hardt was arrested Friday night after a brief standoff at his parent's home on Birchwood Avenue in Rensselaer.

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Hardt was wanted in connection with an armed robbery at Don Cook Jewelry on February 3. Police say after that, he broke into a nearby home and stole a car.

Hardt has been arraigned on multiple charges.


Aidan Bean

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