Kenneth D. Geel, age 48, of 6C Cramer Woods Dr., Ballston Spa has been arrested after he attempted to rob the Stewart’s Shop located at 801 Rt. 67 in the Town of Ballston.
Geel is alleged to have bradished what appeared to be a pistol to store personnel. The suspect was tracked by local law officials using a K-9 unit, who came upon a male subject, fitting the description of the perpetrator, loading a bicycle into a vehicle on Underpass Road.
Police found a BB gun resembling a Beretta handgun with Geel and took him into custody. He was arraigned in Malta Town Court and remanded to the Saratoga County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 bail bond.