Torrington police charge man with gunpoint robbery

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Torrington police have officially charged a man with robbery.

Police say Jorge Pascacio held up a restaurant on Main Street at gunpoint in December of 2014, and again then the following January.

He was arrested by U.S. marshals in Brooklyn back in February and charged in New York on unrelated charges.

He has since been extradited to Connecticut to face the robbery charges. 

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