Endicott Man Charged in Armed Robbery
Police in Endicott say they have arrested a village resident after two people in a vehicle were robbed at gunpoint.
Authorities say 40-year-old Santonio Jones of North Street was charged with second-degree robbery, a felony.
Investigators say the incident happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday in the 400 block of North Street.
Police believe Jones approached two people who were in a vehicle. He allegedly displayed what appeared to be a handgun. The robber ran from the area after occupants of the vehicle then handed over some cash.
A police officer spotted Jones on North Street near Parsons Avenue a few minutes after the robbery occurred. He was taken into custody without incident.
No injuries were reported during the robbery. Police say they recovered the stolen cash and a black BB pistol.
Jones was arraigned in Endicott village court on Wednesday. He was sent to Broome County Jail without bail.
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