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Police arrest suspect in Downtown robberies

Megan Guza
| Friday, October 23, 2015 2:51 p.m

A man wanted in Tuesday’s bank robbery Downtown was arrested Friday and will be charged with four additional business robberies in the area, according to police.

Jason Encrapera, 40, of Bloomfield, was initially wanted for an Oct. 17 robbery of Wilson’s Pharmacy on Penn Avenue, according to Public Safety spokeswoman Sonya Toler.

He will also be charged with the Sept. 2 robbery of a Subway on Liberty Avenue, an Oct. 15 robbery of a Penn Avenue Sunoco, an Oct. 20 robbery at First Commonwealth Bank on Grant Street, and the Oct. 22 robbery of an East Carson Street BP.

Megan Guza is a Tribune-Review staff reporter. You can contact Megan at 412-380-8519, or via Twitter .

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