West Monroe Man arrested on Robbery Charges

FULTON, NY – On January 16, State Police in Hastings, Fulton and Pulaski responded to a robbery at Speedy’s Gas Station located at 2634 State Route 49 in the town of West Monroe.

Cody J. Wakeman
Cody J. Wakeman

A male suspect entered the store, displayed what appeared to be a handgun, and demanded money from the cashier.

The cashier gave the suspect money from the register and the suspect left the premises in his vehicle.

A witness at the scene provided a vehicle description which led to the development of a suspect.

On January 17, investigators arrested 30-year-old Cody J. Wakeman from West Monroe, for Robbery 2nd degree, a class “C” felony.

He was arraigned in the Town of West Monroe Court and remanded to the Oswego County Jail ($10,000 cash, $20,000 bond).

His next court date is scheduled for Jan. 21 in the Town of West Monroe Court.

State Police were assisted at the scene by members of the Oswego County Sheriff’s Office.