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Witnesses report at least 5 shots fired

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By Mike Gaffney

SAUGUS, Mass. — A man brandishing a syringe robbed a Dunkin’ Donuts on Route 1 South last Friday and fled the scene, Wicked Local Saugus reported.

Saugus Police responded to the Dunkin’ Donuts at 533 Broadway a little after 3 a.m. on April 4 for a report of an armed robbery.

Witnesses reported a man entered the establishment and produced a syringe. He demanded money from the register and left with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to Saugus Police Assistant Chief Ronald Giorgetti.

The suspect, described as 6 foot tall, 200 pounds, wearing a silver sweatshirt and jeans, exited the Dunkin’ Donuts and made his way to the rear of Prince Pizza.

Giorgetti said a dark colored two-door coupe was seen leaving Prince Pizza. No make or model of the vehicle was reported.

Anyone with any tips or information related to the case is asked to call Saugus Police at 781-941-1190.

Dunkin’ Donuts shooting under investigation

REVERE, Mass. — Police are investigating a shooting at a Revere doughnut shop that left one person injured.

Police say one person was shot at about 10:30 p.m. Sunday at a Dunkin’ Donuts on Bennington Street.

Lt. Michael McLaughlin did not know the extent of the victim’s injuries.

The victim’s injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

No names were released and the shooting remains under investigation.

By Benjamin Paulin, The Enterprise

April Haskins, 27, and Victoria Melendez, 21

Bridgewater Police

BRIDGEWATWER, Mass. —Two local women have been arrested and charged with robbing a Dunkin Donuts in Bridgewater two weeks ago, our news partners The Enterprise reported.

April Haskins, 27, of 354 Foundry St. in Easton and Victoria Melendez, 21, of 187 Manley St. in Brockton have both been charged with armed robbery after being arrested over the weekend.

Police say Haskins walked into the Dunkin Donuts at 750 Bedford Street in Bridgewater and showed a hand gun and demanded money, around 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30. Police now believe the gun that was used was an “Air Soft” pellet gun, which was seized during Haskins’ arrest on Saturday.

Bridgewater Police Lt. Thomas Schlatz said officers executed a search warrant at Haskins’ home Saturday. Police found an “Air Soft” gun and clothes they believe she wore during the robbery, which were depicted on surveillance video.

Schlatz said Melendez is believed to have participated in the robbery and she was arrested Sunday.

The two are expected to be arraigned Monday at Brockton District Court.