A shop and an off licence were robbed while there was an attempt made to rob a restaurant and a shop.
All four incidents happened on the Crumlin Road on Tuesday.
During follow up inquiries, detectives from Antrim Road CID arrested a 29-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday morning.
He is currently being held at Musgrave Street PSNI station for questioning.
Police say no one was injured the robbery incidents on Tuesday.