GUILDERLAND, N.Y. -- A Delmar man was arrested after a cab driver alerted police about a home burglary in Guilderland.
According to police, Frank Richard Markus, 50, was arrested for burglary. They said a cab driver dropped him off at a home Wormer Road, and returned to the cab with a jar of change. The cab proceeded to take Markus to the Price Chopper in Hamilton Square Plaza to cash in the change.
The driver notified police once Markus was inside the store. A 90-year-old homeowner was inside the home at the time of the robbery, but no threats were made.
Markus is being held in Albany County Jail.