City Man Charged With Armed Robbery
An 18 year old New Bedford man is charged with robbing a second hand store Wednesday night, and getting away with a pair of sneakers.
According to Det. Lt. John Chaves, Edwin Rosado entered the store at 1857 Acushnet Avenue, and asked an employee for $10.
When the employee refused, police say Rosado pulled out a pocket knife, grabbed a pair of sneakers and then fled.
Police who were patrolling the area spotted the suspect and caught him. The knife was found in his waistband. Rosado faces a charge of armed robbery.