A grand jury issued an indictment Thursday in the case of an armed robbery of a neighborhood deli.
Michael Crupi, 36, of Linden Avenue in Middletown will stand trial on charges he committed an armed robbery of Bevaqua's Deli on March 25, located just a few blocks away from his home address.
Crupi is charged with the second-degree crimes of armed robbery with a handgun, unlawful possession of a weapon and possession of a handgun for unlawful purpose. A defendant accused of a second degree crime faces 5-10 years in prison if convicted.
He also faces charges of theft of $400, possession of heroin, and endangering the welfare of a child.