Utica Police say they've arrested a Utica teen in connection with three recent robberies.

Police say 17-year old Justice Jones tried to rob the Amazing Deli on William Street last night along with another man.

Stores employees were able to detain Jones, but the second suspect fled on foot.

He remains at large.

Police say Jones was responsible for two other robberies, one at the same store on Janaury 31st and the other at Karl's Market on Sunset Avenue on January 28th.

He was charged with three counts of robbery.