Bearded Bandit’s Beard Was Fake/New Bedford #1 Again/Pitbull Used As Weapon
The Big 3. Here are the three big stories you need to know about today.
BEARDED BANDIT’S BEARD WAS A FAKE!
Police in Seekonk have captured a man they think may be the bearded bandit. A clean shaven man was arrested at the Seekonk Motel 6 (less than 1/2 a mile from the Bank of America that was robbed by the bearded bandit back in February. A fake beard was found in the hotel room.
NEW BEDFORD #1 AGAIN
For the 12th year in a row, New Bedford in the #1 fishing port in the United States. Fisherman pulled in 117 million pounds of seafood worth over 369 million dollars. The big haul? New Bedford scallops, of course!
PITBULL USED AS A WEAPON
New Bedford Police are looking for two men who broke into an apartment on Phillips Ave. They were armed with knives and a pitbull. The dog bit one of the tenants in the leg as the suspects robbed them of their money.