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Man Robbed After Meeting Woman Via Dating App; 2 Arrested

Police say the 27-year-old victim met the woman on Jan. 23 after arranging a date on the Meet Me app

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    Man Robbed After Meeting Woman Via Dating App; 2 Arrested

    Police in Worcester, Massachusetts have arrested two people they say robbed a man who had arranged to meet a woman through a dating app. 

    The suspects are scheduled to appear in court on Monday to face charges of marked armed robbery and assault with a dangerous weapon. 

    Police say the 27-year-old victim met the woman on Jan. 23 after arranging a date on the Meet Me app. 

    After he picked her up, she asked him to pull over. When the man pulled over, a masked man with a knife robbed the victim of his cellphone and some marijuana. The woman took $300 from the victim. 

    Police determined the woman and the alleged robber were working together and on Friday arrested 23-year-old Erin Gonzalez, of Spencer, and 29-year-old David Perez, of Worcester. 

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