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Second man arrested in Shelton hotel robbery

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UPDATED 7:20 AM

SHELTON — Anthony Santiago, 20, of Bridgeport has been arrested on a warrant charging him with first degree robbery and sixth degree larceny.

The arrest announced Tuesday morning is the second in connection with the June 26 armed holdup of the Residence Inn.

A third arrest is expected in the case, said Lt. Robert Kozlowsky, the Shelton police spokesman.

Santiago will be arraigned later today in Derby Superior Court.

Anthony Santiago, photo courtesy of Shelton police.

ORIGINAL POST

A 19-year-old Bridgeport man was arrested Monday and charged with robbing a Shelton hotel at gunpoint.

Shelton police say Lancelot Supersad Jr. and another male walked into the Residence Inn on Bridgeport Avenue on June 26, brandished a firearm and demanded money.

The pair fled in a vehicle driven by another person. No one was hurt in the incident.

Supersad Jr. was charged with first-degree robbery and sixth-degree larceny. He is being held on a $75,000 bond and is due in Derby Court on Tuesday.

Earlier this month, Supersad was arrested in connection with an armed holdup at a TD Bank office in Westport.

Lancelot Supersad Jr.

Lancelot Supersad Jr.

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