Police: Worcester man arrested after violent crime spree

WORCESTER, MA (WHDH) - A 35-year-old Worcester man was arrested after police said he committed a violent crime spree in the city.

It all began after 5 p.m. Tuesday but the alleged crimes all occurred within an hour.

Police said the man attacked one woman inside a business and another in her car, raping both of them. He then allegedly broke into a businesses on Denny Street and attempted to rob it.

Employees said he man punched the window to enter.

Police said the man was cornered by officers at the business where he attacked and threatened them.

The man is due in court on Wednesday.

He faces charges of rape, attempted sexual assault and armed robbery.

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