Robbery

December 05, 2019 - 6:57 pm
MIAMI (AP) — A UPS driver was kidnapped by at least two robbery suspects who led police on a two-county chase that ended in gunfire and multiple fatalities Thursday at a busy Florida intersection during rush hour, police said. Police in Miramar, about 20 miles (32 kilometers) north of where the...
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December 03, 2019 - 11:30 am
OAKWOOD, Ga. (AP) — Police in Georgia say a man called out of his Steak ‘n Shake job because he was “intoxicated,” then showed up anyway and demanded money while holding a co-worker at gunpoint. The Gainesville Times reports 20-year-old Kentarias Gowans, of Flowery Branch, is charged with offenses...
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This photo taken from a video of a CCTV camera shoes a person in black clothes, center, destroying display cases with jewels inside theGreen Vault in Dresden, Germany, early Monday Nov. 25, 2019. Thieves broke into Dresden’s Green Vault early Monday morning, making off with three sets of jewelry from the 18th century that German officials said would be impossible to sell on the open market. (Police Saxony/dpa via AP)
November 28, 2019 - 10:27 am
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities are offering a 500,000-euro ($550,000) reward for information leading to the recovery of 18th century jewels snatched from a unique collection in Dresden or the arrest of the thieves. A large diamond brooch, a diamond epaulette and other treasures were taken from...
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This undated booking photo provided by the Burke County, N.C., Sheriff's Office shows Callie Elizabeth Carswell, who's charged with armed robbery, misuse of 911 and filing a false police report. Police say a convenience Carswell, a convenience store clerk, staged a robbery with her boyfriend at the business Monday, Nov. 25, 2019 bought rings hours later and took video of their engagement at a Walmart. (Burke County Sheriff's Office via AP)
November 27, 2019 - 11:04 am
MORGANTON, N.C. (AP) — A convenience store clerk in North Carolina staged a robbery with her boyfriend at the business, used the money to buy rings hours later and made a video of their engagement at a Walmart, police said. The case began late Monday night when convenience store clerk Callie...
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Police investigators walk in front of latticed windows of the Green Vault at the Residenzschloss, Residence Palace, a day after thieves broke into the Green Vault, one of the world’s oldest museums, in Dresden, Germany, Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019. (Sebastian Kahnert/dpa via AP)
November 26, 2019 - 12:28 pm
BERLIN (AP) — The thieves who carried out a nighttime robbery of a German museum’s unique collection of 18th century jewels got away with less than initially feared, officials in the eastern city of Dresden said Tuesday. The director of Dresden’s Green Vault, Dirk Syndram, said the thieves who...
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Chicago Police investigate the scene where an officer was shot by a suspected bank robber in the 4300 block of West Irving Park Road, Tuesday night, Nov. 19, 2019. A 15-year-old boy was also wounded in the shooting, while the suspect was shot and killed. (Sam Charles/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
November 20, 2019 - 6:55 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A 15-year-old Chicago high school student who was wounded during a gun fight between a bank robbery suspect and investigators was likely shot by a suburban police officer, Chicago police said Wednesday. Two men robbed a bank in Des Plaines late Tuesday afternoon. A Des Plaines...
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Chicago Police investigate the scene where an officer was shot by a suspected bank robber in the 4300 block of West Irving Park Road, Tuesday night, Nov. 19, 2019. A 15-year-old boy was also wounded in the shooting, while the suspect was shot and killed. (Sam Charles/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
November 20, 2019 - 3:49 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A suspected bank robber shot a Chicago police officer in the head, badly wounding him, before another officer killed the suspect in a shootout in which a teenage bystander was wounded, authorities said. The chaotic chain of events began late Tuesday afternoon when two men robbed a...
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Chicago Police investigate the scene where an officer was shot by a suspected bank robber in the 4300 block of West Irving Park Road, Tuesday night, Nov. 19, 2019. A 15-year-old boy was also wounded in the shooting, while the suspect was shot and killed. (Sam Charles/Chicago Sun-Times via AP)
November 20, 2019 - 12:39 pm
CHICAGO (AP) — A suspected bank robber shot a Chicago police officer in the head, badly wounding him, before another officer killed the suspect in a shootout in which a teenage bystander was wounded, authorities said. The chaotic chain of events began late Tuesday afternoon when two men robbed a...
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Los Angeles County Sheriff's Capt. Eduardo Hernandez takes question about an abducted woman during a news conference in Los Angeles, Friday, Nov. 8, 2019. Capt. Hernandez says 54-year-old Stanley Alfred Lawton and 22-year-old Shaniya Nicole Poche-Lawton left the victim near a military base north of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Stefanie Dazio)
November 08, 2019 - 9:00 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A father and a daughter kidnapped a woman from a Las Vegas suburb and brought her to his house in Southern California, holding her captive for a week, raping her and then leaving her for dead in the desert, authorities said Friday. Stanley Alfred Lawton, 54, and Shaniya Nicole...
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WBEN
Mike Baggerman
October 31, 2019 - 5:13 pm
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) – A series of possible targeted crimes against people from the local Muslim community has resulted in the arrest of three people. Erie County District Attorney John Flynn and Buffalo Police Captain Jeff Rinaldo on Thursday announced the arrest and indictment of Anthony Cole and...
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