Mario Thompson, 34, of 165 East St., was arrested Friday afternoon as he got off a train at the South Attleboro station.
He was charged with second-degree robbery.
Thompson, who waived extradition to Rhode Island, is being held without bail at the Adult Correctional Institutions as a probation and bail violator.
Read the full story, by Maria Armental, in the Providence Journal Online.
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