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State Police arrest N.H. bank robbery suspect

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State Police arrested a man early Sunday who was wanted for robbing a bank in New Hampshire, authorities said. Eric Lord, 43, who allegedly robbed a New Ipswich, N.H., bank on Friday, was planning a robbery in Massachusetts, State Police said. Acting on information from the Leominster and Fitchburg police departments, troopers arrested Lord about 2 a.m. Sunday at a commercial property in Leominster, police said. Lord, who is from Greenville, N.H., was to be arraigned Monday on a fugitive from justice charge in Leominster District Court, police said. State Police said he was not charged in connection with the alleged planned robbery in Massachusetts, but the investigation continues.

Nicholas Jacques can be reached at nicholas.jacques@globe.com.