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RCMP say the incident happened Dec. 21 at the man's residence.

A 46-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with a robbery of cash from an 82-year-old senior from Alberton. Police allege the incident happened Dec. 21 at the victim's residence.

The accused faces charges of robbery, administering a noxious thing, and uttering threats, said Prince District RCMP in a written release Monday.

The accused is in custody and will appear for a hearing Jan. 5 in Prince County provincial court.

Police said they are continuing to investigate.