Police Believe Man Responsible for Crime Spree

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Police in Monroe County believe they have the man responsible for a string of crimes in two counties.

Authorities said Christopher Strobach of New York is the man behind several robberies and a burglary in Luzerne and Monroe counties.

Strohbach is charged with the robbery at an Exxon station on Rote 115 in Blakeslee that happened late Sunday night. He got away with some cash.

Police said when he pulled out of the parking lot he nearly hit a person walking by.

Then about an hour later police think he robbed a UniMart in Bear Creek in Luzerne County where again, he got away with some money.

Investigators believe Strohbach is also responsible for a burgalry at the Exxon gas statino on Route 209 in Brodheadsville earlier Sunday evening. Cigarettes were taken there.

At this time Strohbach is only charged with the robbery at the gas station in Blakeslee.

He is locked up in Monroe County.