Man Sentenced in Orange County Armed Robberies

Kathy Welsh

WHITE PLAINS – Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and Ashan M. Benedict, the New York Special Agent in Charge of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF), announced that Lawrence Brown was sentenced to 39 years in prison for committing two armed robberies in Orange County, New York.

Brown was convicted on Mar. 9, 2017, after a jury trial before U.S. District Judge Nelson Stephen Román, who imposed the sentence.

In addition to the prison term, Brown, 46, was sentenced to restitution in the amount of $26,051.89 and three years of supervised release.

Manhattan U.S. Attorney Geoffrey S. Berman stated:  “Lawrence Brown terrorized the employees of a pharmacy and a supermarket when he robbed them at gunpoint.  Not only did Brown point his gun at five different people, making them fear for their

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