Police arrest man in Pawtucket bank robbery

By Jennifer Petracca


Pawtucket Police have arrested a suspect in a bank robbery that occurred Wednesday morning.

David Eklind, of Pawtucket, was arrested early Friday morning  at the America’s Best Inn in East Providence.

Around 11 a.m. Wednesday, Eklind entered the Pawtucket Credit Union on Central Avenue and demanded money.

Police say Ekling left with an undisclosed amount of cash. 

He is being charged with 2nd Degree Robbery.

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