Albion man charged with robbery

Posted 29 May 2013 at 12:00 am

Morris Taylor allegedly robbed Albion pizzeria in February

Morris M. Taylor

Press release
Albion Police Department

ALBION – An Albion man was charged with robbery on Tuesday after he allegedly was armed with a knife and robbed a pizza delivery person outside Mark’s Pizzeria in Albion.

That robbery allegedly occurred on Feb. 28 at the pizzeria, 171 South Clinton St. After the robbery, Morris M. Taylor, 23, allegedly left the area with $300.

Taylor, a resident of 239 East State St., was charged with the crime on Tuesday. The Orleans County Major Felony Crimes Task Force developed information in the case that led them to the suspect.

Surveillance was used by law enforcement to locate Taylor in the town of Batavia, where he was taken into custody. Taylor was arraigned in Albion Town Court and placed in Orleans County Jail on $25,000 bail. He is to appear in court at 10 a.m. on Friday.