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Armed robbery at Ballston Spa CVS store

Saturday, August 24, 2013
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Surveillance camera footage of armed robber at CVS store in the village of Ballston Spa on Friday night (Courtesy of state police)
Surveillance camera footage of armed robber at CVS store in the village of Ballston Spa on Friday night (Courtesy of state police)

— An armed robber used a handgun to steal money and drugs from a CVS store in Ballston Spa on Friday night.

The robber was dressed in all black and wore a black ski mask at 8:13 p.m. when he entered the store on 2027 Double Day Ave. He produced a black bag and displayed a semi-automatic handgun, before telling the store clerk that this was a robbery, according to a news release from state police.

An undisclosed amount of money and a large amount of Ritalin were taken during the robbery.

The robber is white and about six-feet tall.

Anyone with information about the robbery should contact the state police at (518) 583-7000 or the village police at (518) 885-5033.

State Police and the Ballston Spa Police Department are investigating

 
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