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DATE/TIME: Friday, November 7th, 2008 / 12:00 PM
SUBJECT:Robbery Arrest

The Schenectady Police have made an arrest in a Robbery which occurred at the Dunkin Donuts, 1200 State Street in the City of Schenectady early yesterday evening.

Police responded to the Dunkin Donuts after being called by the employees who reported they had been robbed. Employees told police a black man had entered the store and threatened that he had a gun under his shirt and he was robbing them. The employees did not resist and complied with the robbers demands. The suspect then fled the store on foot.

The suspect was quickly located and identified by patrol officers and brought to Police Headquarters where he was subsequently charged with Robbery 1st.

Charged was Leslie L. Hampton 43 no address available. He was arraigned at City Court this morning and remanded to the County Jail with no bail.