PHILADELPHIA (CBS)—A man whose fingerprint was found at the scene has been convicted following an attempted robbery incident last December at a Lancaster County dollar store.
The jury deliberated for about 90 minutes on Tuesday before convicting Edgardo Alfaro-Rodriguez, 20, of felony robbery charges.READ MORE: Chester County DA Taking Over Investigation Into Ellen Greenberg's Death
Authorities say Alfaro-Rodriguez attempted to rob the Family Dollar store on South Duke Street back on December 2, 2015, but fled the scene when the clerk was unable to open the register.
Alfaro-Rodriguez, who was wearing a mask and armed with a weapon at the time, apparently left DNA evidence at the scene.READ MORE: Philadelphia Tennis Players React To Serena Williams' Retirement Announcement
Police later recovered a fingerprint that matched Alfaro-Rodriguez.
Lancaster County Judge Howard Knisely, who presided over the trial, will sentence Alfaro-Rodriguez after a background check is completed in about two months.MORE NEWS: Phillies Slugger Bryce Harper To Remain As DH When He Returns From Broken Thumb
Alfaro-Rodriguez remains held on $100,000 bail.