GLOVERSVILLE – Police say a Gloversville woman robbed a convenient store at gunpoint Thursday night.
They arrested 29-year-old Velvet Reed-Fulton after an investigation into an armed robbery at Cumberland Farms on Main Street.
The clerk told police a woman displayed a handgun and made off with an undetermined amount of cash.
Gloversville and Johnstown police, with the held of sheriff’s deputies, searched the four-block radius surrounding the store. They found Reed-Fulton hiding on a porch on Third Avenue and Yale Street.
Police also found the reported handgun, which was found to be a black BB gun, as well as cash on First Avenue.
Reed-Fulton is charged with robbery, criminal use of a firearm, menacing and petit larceny.