Binghamton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A man accused of robbing a gas station early Saturday morning is caught about five hours later stealing from a convenience store.
Police arrested Steven VanWinkle, 39, Saturday.
According to police, he robbed the Hess Station on Glenwood Avenue in Binghamton at knifepoint around 5 a.m.
He got away with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes.
Police said he fled on foot.
Police later found him while responding to a larceny at the Family Dollar on Clinton Street in Binghamton.
VanWinkle has been charged with robbery and theft.