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Vegas Police Officer
Sentenced for Casino Heists
Oct 17, 2023 7:02 PM CDT
Vegas Police Officer Sentenced for Casino Heists
Caleb Rogers gets 12 years, plans to appeal
- A Las Vegas police officer was sentenced Tuesday to 12 years in federal prison for stealing nearly $165,000 in a trio of casino heists , including one in which he was found guilty of brandishing a department-issued weapon. Caleb Rogers, who has been on unpaid suspension in a solo jail...
Cops: He Robbed Her, Then
Sent Her a Facebook DM
Jun 29, 2023 12:34 PM CDT
Cops: He Robbed Her, Then Sent Her a Facebook DM
'Look just know imma pay you back,' Damien Boyce allegedly messaged victim hours later
- Many of us have received Facebook friend requests we'd rather not accept. But for one Indiana woman, that wariness reached new levels after the man accused of robbing her at gunpoint made her add him on the social network, then later DMed her to ask her to hang out,...
Cops: Alleged Robber Used
'Gun' Many Will Recognize
Jun 3, 2023 9:30 AM CDT
Cops: Alleged Robber Used 'Gun' Many Will Recognize
Officials say David Joseph Dalesandro held up convenience store with Nintendo 'Duck Hunt' pistol
- An armed robbery this week at a South Carolina convenience store apparently wasn't as "armed" as the clerk thought. CNN reports on the Tuesday incident at a Kwik Stop in the small town of Sharon, where a man donning a hoodie, wig, and mask entered the store around...
Cops: Mastermind of Jewel
Heist Was the Store Owner
May 9, 2023 1:50 PM CDT
Cops: Mastermind of Jewel Heist Was the Store Owner
Australia's Michel Germani allegedly orchestrated January robbery for insurance money
- The owner of Australian luxury jewelry company Germani Jewellery claims to have designed items for Saudi and British royalty, including Princess Diana. But his biggest claim came in January, when the 65-year-old reported suffering a $2.8 million armed heist at one of his Sydney stores. According to New South...
Are Both Under 40
Feb 17, 2023 2:40 PM CST
These Robbers Are Both Under 40
Police say London brothers wore 'extremely lifelike' old men masks during crime
- Two brothers who robbed a jewelry store in England were arrested after police spotted the faces of the suspects—in the trunk of their car. George Murphy-Bristow, 38, and Benjamin Murphy, 37, wore masks that made them look like old men when they robbed the store in Epping, Essex, in...
Cops: Restaurant Customer
Killed Robber, Gave Money
Back to Patrons
Jan 9, 2023 6:45 PM CST
Cops: Restaurant Customer Killed Robber, Gave Money Back to Patrons
Grand jury will decide on charges for Texas man
- A man who killed an armed robber Thursday night at a restaurant in Houston came forward to speak to police Monday. Surveillance video shows a masked man dressed in black waving a gun around as he robs patrons at a taqueria in southwest Houston. Police say the customer rose from...
in DC Home:
Dec 16, 2022 10:59 AM CST
Armed Robbers in DC Home: Don't Worry, We're FBI
They weren't, Metropolitan PD says of 4 suspects in tactical gear who fled in stolen silver Audi
- The occupants of a DC home had a frightening Wednesday morning after an armed robbery by a group claiming to be FBI agents. The Metropolitan Police Department says that four suspects decked out in tactical gear used flashlights and a crowbar in the predawn hours to enter the home, where...
Already Angry Bank Customers
Here Are About to Get Angrier
Sep 22, 2022 8:38 AM CDT
Already Angry Bank Customers Here Are About to Get Angrier
Lebanon shutters banks 'indefinitely' after heist spree by patrons trying to access trapped cash
- If you're in Lebanon and need to do regular banking, better download the app—and expect all the usual limitations on how much money you can take out. That's because after being closed for three days already, most banks there are now shuttered "indefinitely" after a rush...
Celebs Set Its
Sights on Mariah
Aug 30, 2022 10:00 AM CDT
Prosecutors: Gang Targeting Celebs Set Its Sights on Mariah
26 are now facing charges related to the 'Drug Rich' gang
- A violent street gang has been targeting the homes of the wealthy and famous in Atlanta, including pop star Mariah Carey, prosecutors said Monday. They announced a 220-count indictment alleging attempted murders, shootings, kidnappings, home invasions, armed robberies, and carjackings by 26 members of the "Drug Rich" gang, some...
Store Owner, 80,
Shoots Armed Robber
Aug 2, 2022 6:27 PM CDT
Store Owner, 80, Shoots Armed Robber
4 suspects were arrested at a hospital
- An 80-year-old liquor store owner in southern California is recovering from a heart attack he suffered soon after shooting a would-be robber. Security cameras captured footage of the confrontation around 2:45am Sunday at Norco Market & Liquor in Riverside County, CBS reports. After a man armed with what appeared...
She Won Big at the Casino.
Her Drive Home Was Terrifying
Jul 22, 2022 12:03 PM CDT
She Won Big at the Casino. Her Drive Home Was Terrifying
Authorities say Iowa man ran woman's car off road, stole the $18K she'd just won
- What should've been a night of celebration turned into a night of terror for an Iowa woman who'd just won $18,000 at an Iowa casino. One suspect has since been arrested. According to a criminal complaint, 30-year-old Timothy Spencer of Berwick witnessed the woman hit it big...
Jury Awards $21M in Killing
of Pregnant Teen by Police
Jun 27, 2022 4:39 PM CDT
Jury Awards $21M in Killing of Pregnant Teen by Police
Elena Mondragon was in car with robbery suspect when cops tried to pull them over
: The family of a pregnant teenager who was shot and killed by undercover police officers in 2017 has been awarded $21 million by a federal jury. The verdict was reached Friday, the AP reports. John Burris, the family's lawyer, said the jury split culpability between the man driving...
Here's Why You Shouldn't Try
to Rob Someone Walking a Dog
Mar 31, 2022 11:17 AM CDT
Here's Why You Shouldn't Try to Rob Someone Walking a Dog
Poop stain led cops to suspect in Miami
- Trying to rob someone walking their dog might not be the best idea—and not just because the dog might go on the attack. It was actually dog poop that helped lead cops to an armed robbery suspect this week, after he allegedly tried to hold up a woman in...
After Heist on
7 Hit With Charges
Mar 19, 2022 6:00 AM CDT
After Heist on
Set, 7 Hit With Charges
Authorities are still seeking others after Feb. 25 incident in which $330K in equipment was stolen
Seven youths have been charged in connection with a heist last month on the set of the Netflix series
. On Feb. 25, about 20 thieves descended upon production taking place in the Nanterre district of France, outside of Paris, swiping equipment worth $330,000. According to AFP, the...
2008 'Lane Bryant' Murders
Receive New Interest
Feb 2, 2022 3:29 PM CST
2008 'Lane Bryant' Murders Receive New Interest
2 new detectives have been put on the case
- A mass murder that took place at a Chicago-area Lane Bryant 14 years ago remains unsolved, but authorities hope a new pair of detectives will change that, FOX 32 reports. Four customers and two employees—all women—were shot at close range during what was likely an attempted robbery at...
Marine Vet Stops
Armed Robbery in
About a Second
in case you missed it
Oct 24, 2021 12:50 PM CDT
Marine Vet Stops Armed Robbery in About a Second
'Marine Corps taught me not to [mess] around,' says James Kilcer
- As he turned to leave a gas station convenience store, James Kilcer saw a handgun pointed in his direction. He didn't hesitate. Within about a second, the 32-year-old Marine veteran reached out, disarmed the masked individual who'd just walked in, and pushed him toward the floor, per
Driver in Infamous Robbery
May Go Free After 40 Years
Aug 24, 2021 10:50 AM CDT
Driver in Infamous Robbery May Go Free After 40 Years
Outgoing Gov. Andrew Cuomo granted clemency to Brink's getaway driver David Gilbert
- Andrew Cuomo granted clemency to half a dozen people in his final hours in office Monday night, none more controversial than that of David Gilbert. The 76-year-old was a getaway driver in an infamous 1981 robbery of a Brink's armored car that left two police officers and a security...
Mask Dispute Results
in Robbery of Chicken, Waffles
Feb 4, 2021 11:22 AM CST
Mask Dispute Results in Robbery of Chicken, Waffles
Man was denied service because he wasn't wearing a face covering at Pasadena restaurant
- Refused service because he wasn't wearing a mask, a man returned to a Roscoe's House of Chicken and Waffles in California armed with a gun, demanded all the chicken and waffles he could carry, then swiped some syrup before making off with his meal. That’s according to...
Fugitive Discovered Hiding
Naked in Mangroves
Jan 6, 2021 12:45 PM CST
Fugitive Discovered Hiding Naked in Mangroves
At least Luke Voskresensky got a beer out of it
- A naked Australian on the run from police found himself clinging to a tree above a swamp frequented by crocodiles before he was rescued Sunday. Kevin Joiner and Cam Faust were laying crab traps near East Point, not far from the Northern Territory capital of Darwin, when they heard cries...
Dec 15, 2020 11:45 AM CST
Cops: Robber's Weapon of Choice Was a Needle
Massachusetts woman claimed needle was infected with AIDS, say police
- Police say a woman managed to rob a convenience store with a needle she claimed was infected with AIDS before leading officers on a car chase, reports MassLive . It remains unclear whether the needle was actually infected. Raynham Police responded to a convenience store about 6pm Monday after reports that...
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