SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- The Schenectady Police Department Detective Division has made an arrest in the Trustco Bank robbery that occurred Monday morning.
Officers were dispatched to the bank for a hold up alarm, and were told that a male had walked into the bank wearing a mask.
Rotterdam Police Detectives had identified a person matching the same description from a robbery that had occurred in Rotterdam on February 13th. Agents from the Federal Bureau of Investigation also assisted with identifying the suspect and assisted in the investigation.
While checking the area for the suspect, Rotterdam Police Detectives stopped a vehicle in Rotterdam and detained two individuals in regards to the incident.
The two individuals were transported to the Schenectady Police Department for further questioning.
The Schenectady Police Department has charged Jahmar R. with felony Robbery in the 3rd –Degree and felony Grand Larceny in the 3rd-Degree.
The second individual that was detained in the vehicle stopped was questioned and release.
Daniels will be arraigned Tuesday morning in Schenectady City Court.