Chicopee firefighter connected to armed robberies in court

Erik Henry is being held on $200,000 bail.

Erik Henry (Chicopee Police Department)

CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – The Chicopee firefighter who was arrested in connection to five armed robberies, was in Chicopee District Court Friday morning for a hearing to determine if he’s dangerous.

36-year-old Erik Henry previously pleaded not guilty at his arraignment to a series of robberies at banks, gas stations, and convenience stores.

Police say they found several bags of heroin and cocaine on him.

Henry is being held on $200,000 bail. He’s scheduled to be back in court January 19, 2018.

Chicopee firefighter arrested in connection to 5 armed robberies