Police probe possible link between North Reading robbery, Dunkin' Donuts holdups


NORTH READING, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- Investigators are probing an Andover man's possible connection to a slew of Dunkin' Donuts robberies following his arrest Sunday.

Michael Quinlan is accused of robbing the Heavenly Donuts shop on Winter Street in North Reading at knifepoint. He was arrested in a nearby parking lot early Sunday morning and held on $25,000 bail prior to his arraignment Monday.

North Reading officials told the Boston Globe they are investigating whether Quinlan is connected to more than 20 Dunkin' Donuts robberies across the state. They say so far, there is no evidence linking him to the crime spree.