SAUGUS, MASS. (WHDH) - A Saugus man with three active warrants is accused of robbing a liquor store with a syringe.

Barre Hurley, 28, fled from Amato’s Discount Liquors on Lincoln Avenue Saturday with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said.

Officers arrested Hurley a short distance from the store and charged him with armed robbery and assault with a dangerous weapon.

He also has three active warrants for possession of a class B drug, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license and a marked lanes violation.

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