Police: Man arrested, charged for armed robbery of Main Street store

Poughkeepsie police say just after 9 p.m. on Saturday, the suspect entered the store, took out a knife and demanded money from the store clerk.

News 12 Staff

Dec 18, 2022, 4:12 PM

Updated 521 days ago

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A man has been arrested and charged following an armed robbery of a store on Main Street.
Poughkeepsie police say just after 9 p.m. on Saturday, the suspect entered the store, took out a knife and demanded money from the store clerk. After the clerk complied, the suspect ran off.
An hour later, authorities found 42-year-old Daniel Gorton and took him into custody.
Police say he was charged with robbery in the first degree and is being held until arraignment.


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