State Police arrest two after attempted armed robbery in West Sand Lake
Brandon E. Salisbury (NYS Police)
Raymond J. Hall (NYS Police)
WEST SAND LAKE, N.Y. – State Police arrested two men in connection to an attempted armed robbery in West Sand Lake.
Raymond J. Hall, 49, of East Nassau was charged with one count of Aggravated Harassment, one count of Robbery, and two counts of Possession of a hypodermic needle. Brandon E. Salisbury, 22, of Sand Lake was charged with one count of Robbery.
Police say Hall and Salisbury lured their victim to a location in West Sand Lake, where they attempted to steal money from her by displaying a pistol. The victim was able to escape unharmed and call police.
Both were arraigned and remanded to the Rensselaer County Jail with no bail to reappear on February 11, 2014 in Sand Lake Town Court.