Man Arrested for Robbing CVS Twice

By Conor Mooney

November 30, 2012 Updated Nov 30, 2012 at 5:55 PM EST

Johnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Police have arrested a man they say robbed a CVS in Johnson City, not once, but twice.

Police say Brittain Purcelle,38, of Allen Street in Johnson City, robbed the convenient store on Main Street on November 12, 2012, then again on November 16, 2012.

Police arrested Purcelle last night following a two-week investigation and a tip from someone in the community.

Purcelle is charged with 3rd degree robbery for the November 12 case, and first degree robbery for the one on the November 16.

He was arraigned in Johnson City court and sent to Broome County Jail.

The Binghamton Police department assisted in the investigation.

Johnson City Police encourage anyone with information to call (607) 729-9321.