Man charged for strong-arm robbery at Elmira Heights 7-11

Crime

ELMIRA HEIGHTS, N.Y. (WETM) – Edward Kingsley, 55, of Elmira Heights has been charged by the EHPD for Second-Degree Robbery, Criminal Trespass, Petit Larceny, Harassment and Resisting Arrest for an incident at a 7-Eleven on August 19.

Police were called to investigate a strong-arm robbery at a 7-Eleven at 221 Oakwood Avenue around 12:51 a.m. on August 19. Witnesses said Kingsley physically harassed the store clerk, pushing and punching them. Kingsley allegedly then left the store with a pack of beer.

Kingsley was arraigned in Elmira Heights Court and released due to bail reform laws to appear again at a later date.

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