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NEW ROCHELLE NY Oct 30 2011 — A bar bouncer detained a man who had robbed two gold bracelets worth $2,000 from a man in the bathroom of Don Coqui bar and restaurant, police said.
Robert Soto Santiago, 31, of 60 Horton Ave., New Rochelle, told the 22-year-old Bronx victim at 1:06 a.m. today that he had a knife in his jacket and would use it if he did not hand over the jewelry, police said. He did not show a knife.
After taking the bracelets he tried to leave the 115 Cedar St. bar, but the victim notified a bouncer, who stopped Santiago and turned him over to New Rochelle police, police said.
Santiago was charged with third-degree robbery, a felony.