NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — Two people have been arrested after police say they broke into change machines at a New Bedford car wash.
Police were called to the Rubber Duck car wash on Acushnet Avenue around 1:30 a.m. on Friday for reports that the change machines were broken into.
According to authorities, the machines in question had considerable damage.
After securing arrest and search warrants, police say Robert Medeiros and Marnie Pimental were placed under arrest at their home on Braley Road.
Police say the bolt cutters used in the crime were recovered in the trunk of the car outside their residence.
Medeiros, 42, and Pimental, 41, are both charged with breaking and entering.
The pair is scheduled to be arraigned on Wednesday.