A Vermont man has been charged with the armed robbery of a Fair Haven convenience store last fall.
The U.S. attorney's office for the district of Vermont said Monday that 26-year-old Matthew Hinton of Orwell has been indicted by a federal grand jury. He's charged with holding up the Maplefields convenience store on Sept. 30, 2015.
Hinton was previously charged with being felon in possession of a firearm and possession of a stolen firearm to which he had pleaded not guilty.
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He is currently in state custody on unrelated charges. It was unclear if he was being represented by an attorney.
Hinton is scheduled to be arraigned on Nov. 21.