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Suspect arrested in needle-point robberies

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The NYPD has arrested suspect in connection with a string of robberies in which the robber used a hypodermic needle as a weapon.

After questioning Angel Anthony Cintron, 39, of the Bronx, detectives charged him with robbery and criminal possession of a weapon.

Cops said Cintron robbed at least nine people since August, stealing his victims' cash, iPads and cell phones. In several of those robberies, Cintron used a hypodermic needle to threaten his victims, police said.

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