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Detectives arrest suspect in armed robbery of local college student

For Immediate Release: 11/16/2021 5:13 pm

In the early morning hours of Friday October 29, 2021 Worcester Police responded the area of Charlotte Street at Woodland Street following reports of an armed robbery of an individual. The victim, a local college student, reported that as they were walking on Woodland Street the suspect approached them from behind. Upon reaching the victim, the suspect brandished a knife and demanded the victim turn over their belongings. The victim complied and the suspect fled the area on foot.

During the investigation that followed, Worcester Police detectives identified the suspect as Daivawn McClain-Robinson, 29 years old of Worcester. On Tuesday November 16, 2021 an arrest warrant charging McClain-Robinson for the armed robbery was issued by the court. Detectives later located and arrested McClain-Robinson at his residence without incident.

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