Lincoln Park robbery suspect due in court

May 26, 2012 4:51:07 AM PDT
A man accused of using a syringe and knife in a rash of Lincoln Park robberies be in court Saturday.

Austin Pierce is charged with three counts of armed robbery. Police say he allegedly had a syringe in two robberies and a knife in the third.

Police had issued an alert this week after five robberies at businesses in the Lincoln Park neighborhood since May 15th.