SARATOGA SPRINGS – Four separate Saratoga Springs businesses have been hit in a series of robberies since Saturday, police said Tuesday.
One of the robberies occurred Saturday, the other three on Monday. No injuries were reported in any of the heists, police said.
In each instance, a single man entered the business and demanded cash, police said. No weapon was observed in any of the four incidents and no force was used.
The first robbery happened at about 5 p.m. Saturday at the Super Smoke N’ Save, 109 West Ave., police said.
Then a second at 1:45 a.m. Monday at the XtraMart, 154 South Broadway; Third at 4:22 p.m. Monday at I Love NY Pizza, 26 Congress St.; Fourth at 4:30 p.m. Monday at Post Time Wine & Spirits, 170 South Broadway, police said.
Officers and investigators have been working since the initial robbery to identify the suspect. The general suspect description and methods appear similar, leading police to believe they are related, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 518-584-1800.