All That for a Bag of Chips? New Bedford Couple Arrested for Robbery and Shoplifting
NEW BEDFORD - Two people have been arrested after armed robbery and shoplifting incidents this morning.
New Bedford Police say 33-year-old Lacey Langevin and 38-year-old Justin Troy Galary, both of New Bedford, are charged in the robbery of Sara's Bakery on Acushnet Avenue, and shoplifting from Market Basket.
Police say Galary stood outside of Sara's Bakery before 9 A.M. Monday morning while Langevin, armed with a knife, jumped over the counter, knocked over items, and demanded money. He only escaped with a bag of chips.
The couple then headed to Market Basket, where langevin stood watch outside while Galary stole frozen foods.
They were both arrested shortly after 9:30 A.M. Langevin is charged with armed robbery and destruction of property. Galary is charged with armed robbery and shoplifting.