Jacqueline Jing
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – An assault with a samurai sword, a robbery with a crossbow, two unconnected crimes that each involved some unusual weaponry.

Police were dispatched to Carew Street for an armed robbery at a convenience store early Saturday morning.

Detectives watched the surveillance video and the type of weapon the robber pointed directly at the clerk wasn’t what they typically see.

Police told 22News that a man in a mask walked into the Quick Pic convenience store armed with a cross bow…. (jump to more..)