Medford man nabbed in string of Suffolk armed robberies

Eric Wright was arrested Tuesday. Police say Wright hit the 7-Eleven in Holtsville this past Sunday.

News 12 Staff

Apr 25, 2019, 10:28 AM

Updated 1,878 days ago

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Police say they have arrested a Medford man in connection to at least four robberies in Suffolk County.
Eric Wright was arrested Tuesday. Police say Wright hit the 7-Eleven in Holtsville this past Sunday.
According to police, Wright also robbed a Subway in Setauket, a Selden vape shop and a Patchogue gas station.
Wright is also accused of stealing jewelry from a home in Setauket and then pawning it.
The 31-year-old is being held on $65,000 bail and is due back in court on Monday.


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