your connection to The Boston Globe

4 charged with robbing store with sword

Four Attleboro teenagers were arrested early today after they allegedly robbed a convenience store using a "samurai'' style knife or sword, police said.

Less than 10 minutes after the 2:23 a.m. robbery of the 7-Eleven store on North Main Street, the 2000 Mitsubishi Galant the four teens were riding in crashed near a house on Lindsey Street, police said. No one was injured.

The store clerk was unharmed. Police identified three of the suspects as Nathaniel J. Ramaglia, 17, Nicholas A. Santaniello, 18, and Yann Chrorm, 18, all of Attleboro. The fourth suspect is a juvenile and his name was not released.

Attleboro Police Capt. David T. Proia said two of the suspects are students at Attleboro High School. The investigation is continuing, police said.

Today (free)
Yesterday (free)
Past 30 days
Last 12 months
 Advanced search / Historic Archives