CLIFTON PARK – A Halfmoon man was arrested, charged with robbing a Route 146 Stewart’s Shop on July 4, Saratoga County Sheriff’s officials said.
Austin Patterson, 20, faces one count of first-degree robbery, a felony, officials said. He turned himself in Wednesday.
Patterson is accused of entering the shop in Rexford July 4 and taking items from behind the counter, officials said.
When approached by a store employee about paying for the items as he left, Patterson displayed a knife in a threatening manner and fled, officials said.
Patterson was arraigned and released to return to court later.