2 charged in robbery incident


Aurora police arrested Dinah D. Shipman, 48, of Canton on Jan. 18 on charges of robbery, possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia and possession of criminal tools in connection with an incident at Aurora Farms Premium Outlets.

Shipman allegedly used or threatened to use force against an employee of the Saks Off Fifth Avenue store at the Outlets during a theft, according to police.

She allegedly possessed a pipe containing suspected crack cocaine residue and a pair of wire cutters she intended to use in the commission of a theft, according to Aurora police.

Also in the incident, Angela L. Powelson, 35, of Canton was charged with complicity to robbery and possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia.

She allegedly helped Shipman commit the robbery and also allegedly possessed a pipe containing suspect crack cocaine residue, according to police.

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