WESTPORT — Police arrested a man wanted for armed robbery in Florida outside a Westport pharmacy.

Staff at the CVS Pharmacy at 397 Post Road East called police around 2 a.m. on Tuesday, reporting three men acting suspiciously. They said one man tried to buy gift cards, but his credit card was declined. The men attempted to leave, but police arrived and stopped their vehicle before it left the parking lot.

Police said Brandon Anton Dacres, a passenger in the car, had a warrant outstanding for his arrest in Broward County on first-degree felony charges for robbery with a firearm. Westport officers held the 28-year-old Weston, Fla., resident as a fugitive.

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