Heist Suspect Arrested At The BlackjackTable

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UNCASVILLE, Ct. - (07/25/06) -- A man believed to have robbedPawtucket CU in Cranston, R.I., Saturday morning was arrested a fewhours later playing cards at nearby Mohegan Sun casino here with$1,400 of the stolen loot in his pocket. Vincent Rampone, 52, wasspotted around 8 pm Saturday by security guards at the casino whohad been given photos of the suspect, police said Monday. Ramponeallegedly confessed to the morning credit union hold-up after hewas arrested. He faces extradition to Rhode Island to face chargesof bank robbery and larceny.

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