WORCESTER – A 32-year-old Worcester resident robbed everyone playing a private poker game at a Loudon Street apartment and fired off one round inside before fleeing on Sunday morning.
Tyshawn Dudley, of 2 Cataline Street, Worcester, was located in an apartment on Constitution Ave. and was placed under arrest without incident around 10:20 AM on Sunday.
According to the Worcester Police Department, the robbery occurred earlier in the morning around 5:30 AM and was the result of an argument during the game involving Dudley.
The argument was originally settled earlier in the evening, but reignited leading Dudley to get angry again and leave. Dudley returned with a handgun and ordered the eight players to give him their money. He took the money and then fired a shot into the wall.
When the call came in, officers at the scene released Dudley’s vehicle information city wide. Dudley’s Infinity was found parked outside an apartment on Constitution Ave. The apartment was searched and officers found a .45 caliber handgun with a loaded magazine and a significant amount of cash.
Dudley was placed under arrest and charged with Home Invasion, 5 counts of Armed Robbery, Unlawfully Carrying a Firearm, Unlawfully Carrying a Loaded Firearm, Use of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony, Possession of Ammunition without an FID Card, and Discharging a Firearm within 500 feet of a Dwelling.
Dudley was arraigned on Monday at the Worcester County District Courthouse.