The Town of Newburgh Police Department advises that an investigation of an armed robbery at the Valero gas station and convenience store on South Plank Rd. (Rt. 52), which occurred on January 21, 2019, has resulted in an arrest.
The suspect is identified as Ashante Caston, 23 years old, from Newburgh. Caston is charged with one count of Robbery in the 1st Degree, a B level felony. Caston was arraigned by Newburgh Town Justice, Jude Martini. He was remanded to the Orange County Jail on $50,000.00 bail and was scheduled for a follow-up court appearance on Monday, January 28, in Newburgh Town Court.