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Two Arrested for Chicopee Walgreen’s Robbery


CHICOPEE, Mass. (WGGB) — Chicopee Police, with the help of Holyoke Police, have arrested two people suspected of an early Thursday morning robbery.

Around 12:30 a.m. Thursday, someone conducted an unarmed robbery the Walgreen’s on James Street and fled with an undetermined amount of cash.

Chicopee Police Lt. Mark Higgins adds that around 5:00 p.m. Thursday, two suspects were arrested in Holyoke by Holyoke Police Det. Sgt. Shaun Kelly.

In custody is 25-year-old John Labelle, Jr. of Holyoke, who charged with unarmed robbery, and 22-year-old Amanda Bostic of Chicopee, who is facing one charge of unarmed robbery and a default arrest warrant.

Both are set to face a judge on Friday.

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