Advertisement

Albany police investigating two robberies in Center Square neighborhood

September 19, 2019 07:31 AM

Albany police are investigating two separate robberies in the city.    

They both happened on Tuesday night around 10 p.m. in the Center Square neighborhood.    

Advertisement

Police say the first was reported in the area of Lark Street and Lancaster Street.    

A male victim told police that he was approached by three men who displayed a handgun and took off with his wallet.    

The second robbery was reported in the area of Hudson Avenue and Willett Street.   

A female victim told officers three men with what appeared to be a handgun demanded her cell phone.    

She complied and the suspects took off.    

No one was injured in either incident.    

Anyone with information is asked to call the Albany Police Department.

Credits

WNYT Staff

Copyright 2019 WNYT-TV LLC, a Hubbard Broadcasting Company. All rights reserved

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
1.9 million seek jobless aid as reopenings slow layoffs

Outdoor dining begins Thursday as part of Phase II reopening

Protests large but peaceful after new charges in Floyd case

Albany pastor addresses recent violence

Albany officers accused of using excessive force

Advertisement