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Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department
Tuesday April 15th, 2014 :: 09:18 a.m. PDT


Two suspects arrested for Armed Robbery at Stewarts Shop that took place on Jan. 8, 2014.

Release Date: Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Blotter Number: 2014-405657

Details: On March 28, 2014, the Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department arrested two suspects on robbery charges relating to an incident that occurred on January 8, 2014 at the Stewarts Shop located at 6 Manchester Circle.

On January 8, 2014 at approx. 9:00pm a suspect entered the Stewarts Shop, went up to a cashier at the register and demanded money while displaying a handgun. The suspect proceeded to hit the cashier in the face with a handgun. The suspect then left the store on foot with cash and cigarettes.

A lengthy investigation led by the Town of Poughkeepsie Detective Division resulted in the arrest of these two suspects. The Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department was assisted in this investigation by the New York State Police, Town of Hyde Park Police Department and Town of Marlboro Police Department.

Additional suspect arrests and charges are expected and the investigation is continuing regarding similar armed robberies during that time period.

Anyone who may have information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department at 845-485-3666 or leave a tip at

Town of Poughkeepsie Police Department
19 Tucker Dr
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 845-485-3666

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