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Carjacking suspect arrested in New Bedford

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Police have made an arrest stemming from a carjacking incident last week in New Bedford.

Francisco Sanchez, 37, was taken into custody after leaving St. Luke's Hospital where he had been in the emergency room on an unknown matter.

Sanchez is accused of forcing a woman into her car, and ordering her to drive, before stealing the car, along with her purse and phone.

The victim was able to identify Sanchez using her high school yearbook.

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