RAYNHAM (CBS) — A man and a woman are accused of breaking into a house and robbing the man inside at gunpoint last week. Derek Martin, 32, of Fall River, and Jessica Toomey, 31, also of Fall River, were arrested Friday.
Officers responded to Tearall Road around 2 p.m. on New Year’s Day. According to police, the pair assaulted the homeowner, Martin pistol-whipped his face, and they took cash and a cell phone.READ MORE: On Tuukka Rask, Bruins GM Don Sweeney Gives Most Definitive Statement Yet
Both had been to the man’s house before and it doesn’t appear the crime was random.READ MORE: Fourth Stimulus Check: Should You Expect Another Relief Payment?
Martin and Toomey were charged with armed home invasion, witness intimidation, and threatening to commit a crime. They will be arraigned Monday.MORE NEWS: 2 Taken To Hospital With Burns After Chemical Spill In Haverhill
Police said the victim’s face was cut up but he refused medical treatment.