Onondaga County Sheriff's Deputies made a quick arrest, after Friday afternoon's robbery at the Dollar General on Old Liverpool Road.
The suspect, 56 year old Stephen Distaola, was spotted a short way from the store, walking on Old Liverpool Road.
Deputies say that about 4:15pm on Friday, he went into the Dollar General, told a clerk he had a gun, and demanded $50.
Distaola did not have a gun at the time of his arrest, though the $50 was recovered by deputies.
No one was injured during the robbery.