NORTHBRIDGE, Mass. – A 53-year-old Northbridge man is being held on $100,000 cash bail in connection with an armed robbery Saturday, Dec. 8, at Cellar Sooper on Providence Road.
Court Magistrate Gerald Lemire said David Phelan, of 90 Fletcher St., will be arraigned Tuesday in Uxbridge District Court.
He was arrested at 10:20 a.m. on C Street after being stopped by Sgt. Brian Patrinelli, who was monitoring traffic on North Main Street near 1 Quik Stop, 205 N. Main.
According to police records, Phelan pulled into 1 Quik Stop and the officer noticed that Phelan and his vehicle matched a description of a suspect wanted for numerous armed robberies in the area.
Phelan was pulled over on C Street for having an expired plate, police said. After an investigation, he was placed under arrest and charged with armed robbery while masked.
According to court records, Phelan admitted robbing the Cellar Sooper, as well as the Hallmark store and a massage business in Uxbridge.
Arresting officers were Sgt. Brian Patrinelli, Sgt. John Ouillette, Lt. Timothy Labrie and Officer Thomas Dejordy.