Boston Police report a pair of good Samaritans broke up an armed robbery on Comm. Ave. early this morning - and then held the suspect on the ground until officers arrived.
According to police, a man was walking on Comm. Ave. near South Street around 2:45 a.m. when another man ran right at him with a knife in his hand and ordered him to hand over his money.
Good Samaritans witnessed the victim struggling with the suspect and came to his aide. Police recovered a knife at the scene.
Marques Holman, 26, of Dorchester, was arraigned today in Brighton District Court on a charge of armed robbery with a knife, police say. A judge set bail at $10,000, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's office.