Suspect Admits to Train Station Gunpoint Robberies
30 Apr, 2012
PELHAM, LARCHMONT, MAMARONECK, HARRISON–Pelham police says a 19 year old New Rochelle man confessed Friday to the series of gunpoint robberies of commuters near train stations in several Sound Shore towns since January.
Police arrested Olivier Famby Friday when he was caught with a handgun that had been reported stolen in Pennsylvania.
LoHud reports Police say that Famby told them that he had been scouting out the area of the Larchmont train station for a potential victim prior to coming to Pelham on Friday. When Famby couldn’t find a suitable victim, he came to Pelham to see if he could spot one arriving into the Pelham station.
photo: June Marie Sobrito