Rehoboth man charged for armed robbery

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Rehoboth Police Department

REHOBOTH, MASS. (WLNE)- A man was arrested in Boston Friday, after being wanted in connection to an armed robbery.

On Sunday, Rehoboth Police were dispatched to a business on Winthrop Street for the robbery.

Rafael Gonzalez, 52, of Rehoboth demanded that the worker give him cash from the drawer.

According to the victim, Gonzalez was wearing a mask and armed with a pipe at the time of the incident.

Gonzalez fled the scene on foot, and a warrant was out for his arrest.

An arraignment will be held in Taunton District court for the charge of armed robbery while masked.

This investigation remains on-going.

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