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Police: Man Was Waiting to Rob Employees Heading Home

A New Bedford man is being arraigned Monday after he was caught lurking outside a local business.

Police were dispatched to 251 Orchard Street Friday night, responding to a report of a suspicious male hiding alongside a dumpster

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Local Man Charged After Walking Past Store He Allegedly Robbed

A New Bedford man faces arraignment Wednesday after a store owner he allegedly robbed twice recognized him.

New Bedford Police Det. Cap. Steven Vicente says the owner of the Quinchelenses Market on North Front Street was outside his store around 8pm Tuesday night, when he recognized a man he says robbed his store twice in January

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New Bedford Police Hdqtrs

Frustrated Robber Takes Entire Register From New Bedford Bakery

A frustrated robber ends up stealing an entire cash register in New Bedford Thursday night.

According to Det. Cap. Steven Vicente, the man walked into Sara's Bakery on Acushnet Avenue and threatened the female clerk with a knife, demanding money

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

Suspect Sought in New Bedford Bank Robbery

New Bedford Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect in a bank robbery this afternoon.

New Bedford Detective Captain Steve Vicente says the Santander branch on Kempton Street was robbed around 2:15 Thursday afternoon by a man who produced a note claiming he had a gun, and demanded cash

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Local Man Convicted of Robberies in New Bedford and Fall River

A 20-year-old Fall River man is sentenced to at least a decade in state prison in connection with three armed robberies last year.

New Bedford Police say 20-year-old Glenn Antonio Ortiz of County Street in Fall River will face 10-18 years in prison for a string of robberies, two of which took place in Fall River, and one in New Bedford

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Dunkin’ Donuts Bandit Arrested

Police have arrested a man in connection with their investigation into more than 20 robberies at Dunkin' Donuts stores over several months.

Canton police said Isaiah Murphy, 23, was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon and is scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday in Stoughton District Court

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Turkeys Stolen from Church Food Pantry

Neighbors and local organizations are pitching in after somebody stole Thanksgiving dinners from a local church.

According to the Standard Times, thieves broke into a storage unit behind Saint Anthony of Padua Church on Acushnet Avenue last Saturday, making off with 20 turkeys and 150 pounds of cheese

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

New Bedford Convenice Store Robbery

New Bedford Police arrest a New Bedford man and a Hyannis woman in connection with an armed robbery early this morning at the 7-11 at 489 Rockdale Ave..

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Null Value,flickr

New Bedford Convenience Story Robbery

New Bedford Police are investigating another convenience store robbery. At around 6 pm Sunday evening, a suspect entered the County Street convenience store at 133 County Street and robbed two female clerks at gunpoint.

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New Bedford Police
New Bedford Police

New Bedford Man Selling Stolen Tools Caught by Owner

A New Bedford man is under arrest after stealing power tools, and then trying to unload them on their rightful owner.

According to the Standard Times, 49-year-old David Andino of Vine Street was in a South End bar Monday morning, trying to sell power tools when he caught the attention of another man at the bar

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