LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) – Niagara County Sheriffs made an arrest after a man was robbed at gunpoint late Monday afternoon.
Investigators say while garnishing a handgun Thomas Byrne of Lockport, approached a man in a parking lot on South Transit Road and demanded money.
The male victim called police after the 35-year-old Byrne left the scene.
State Police were able to locate Bryne’s vehicle in the city of Lockport and a short time later found him.
Bryne was charged with robbery in the first-degree, petit larceny and remanded to the Niagara County jail on $10,000 bail.
Bryne is due back in court later this week.