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Bangor Police Work Fast to Make Arrest after Theft
10/09/2012 10:48 AM ET  

Shortly after a robbery at a Bangor Rite Aid, officers spotted a car allegedly used in the commission of the crime and arrested a man at a nearby apartment.

BANGOR, Maine (AP) _ Bangor police moved quickly to make an arrest after a city pharmacy was robbed for the fourth time in six months.

Police say within an hour of the robbery at the Rite Aid at the corner of Union and Fourteenth streets just before 5 p.m. Monday, officers spotted a car allegedly used in the commission of the crime and arrested a man at a nearby apartment.

The suspect was identified as 27-year-old John Harmon of Dover-Foxcroft. He is charged with felony robber and taken to the county jail.

The Bangor Daily News reports that another man and a woman at the apartment are being questioned, but had not been arrested.

No one was hurt and no weapon was mentioned during the latest robbery.


 

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