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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...
NFL Player's Charges Dropped,
Accusers' Lawyer Is Arrested
Nov 17, 2020 4:15 PM CST
NFL Player's Charges Dropped, Accusers' Lawyer Is Arrested
Prosecutors say William Dean offered to make accusations go away for the right price
- Monday brought a big role reversal, with an NFL player accused of taking $70,000 in cash and jewelry from four men at a Florida cookout in May seeing the charges against him dropped—and the men's lawyer arrested, charged with trying to extort $800,000 from former New...
Warrants Issued for NFL Players
After Armed Robbery at Party
May 15, 2020 1:20 AM CDT
Warrants Issued for NFL Players After Armed Robbery at Party
Police are looking for DeAndre Baker, Quinton Dunbar
- Police in South Florida are trying to find New York Giants cornerback DeAndre Baker and Seattle Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar after multiple witnesses accused them of an armed robbery at a party, authorities said Thursday. Miramar police issued arrest warrants for both men Thursday on four counts each of armed...
Cops: Ax-Wielding Robber
Took Only Doughnuts
Mar 9, 2020 12:27 AM CDT
Cops: Ax-Wielding Robber Took Only Doughnuts
They found him, and the doughnuts, a block away
- An ax-wielding man who robbed a doughnut shop in Oregon wasn't interested in money, police say. The suspect allegedly jumped over the counter of the 24-hour shop in downtown Portland, filled a box with doughnuts and then fled on foot, leaving his hatchet behind and the cash register untouched,...
Armed Robber Interrupts
Police Couple's Date Night
Feb 19, 2020 5:15 PM CST
Armed Robber Interrupts Police Couple's Date Night
Chain rewards officers who didn't get to finish their chicken fingers
- Chase and Nicole McKeown had dinner on their wedding night—six months ago—at a Raising Cane's in Louisville. For date night last weekend, the two off-duty police officers went back. This also was a date to remember, NPR reports. In the middle of their meal, an armed man...
FBI Offers Reward
After 'Scream Bandit'
Strikes 6 Times
Feb 4, 2020 2:46 AM CST
FBI Offers Reward After 'Scream Bandit' Strikes 6 Times
Suspect has robbed 6 Virginia gas stations
- The "Scream Bandit" has struck six times since the start of last year—and the FBI wants to stop him before there are any more sequels. The suspect has robbed six gas stations in Richmond, Va., and the surrounding area while wearing a
mask, reports CBS19 . Three of...
Woman Drove Teen
Son to Store, Which
He Then Robbed: Police
Jan 30, 2020 4:32 PM CST
Woman Drove Teen Son to Store, Which He Then Robbed: Police
Florida mother faces charges including child neglect
- It's not unusual for a parent to chauffeur their children and their friends around town. But investigators in Florida say Amanda Chere Meador was more than a thoughtful parent, she was an accomplice, the Smoking Gun reports. After being driven to a Circle K store in Winter Springs with...
Pizza Hut's Door
Meets Robber's Face
Dec 20, 2019 11:29 AM CST
Pizza Hut's Door Meets Robber's Face
That face-plant proved key in helping police nab a suspect in New Mexico
- A locked door in a New Mexico Pizza Hut may have helped bust an armed robber who pulled off two crimes in one day back in June. The
Las Cruces Sun-News
has video from June 25, showing a man trying to run out of the Las Cruces restaurant about 10:...
Family of UPS Driver Killed in
Fla. Shootout Wants Answers
Dec 7, 2019 9:00 AM CST
Family of UPS Driver Killed in Fla. Shootout Wants Answers
Frank Ordonez and an innocent bystander died, along with 2 robbery suspects
- As the FBI and Florida Department of Law Enforcement continue to investigate the hijacking Thursday of a UPS truck in Florida that led to four deaths in a police shootout, the family of the deceased UPS driver is speaking out. Roy Ordonez tells CNN that his brother, 27-year-old Frank Ordonez,...
4 Shot Dead After
UPS Truck Hijacked
Dec 6, 2019 4:00 AM CST
4 Shot Dead After UPS Truck Hijacked
Cops chased suspects for 20 miles
- Four people were shot dead after a robbery and truck hijacking came to a bloody end at an intersection in Miramar, south Florida. FBI Special Agent in Charge George Piro says the two robbery suspects, a UPS driver, and a person in a nearby vehicle were killed in a shootout...
Suspect: Cops Illegally Got My
Phone Data—and Maybe Yours
Nov 21, 2019 11:48 AM CST
Suspect: Cops Illegally Got My Phone Data—and Maybe Yours
Okello Chatrie is not alone in raising concerns about geofence warrants
- Authorities accessed the cellphone location data of 19 people in the vicinity of a Virginia bank heist before closing in on their suspect, who's claiming the act was illegal. Lawyers for 24-year-old Okello Chatrie of Richmond, who has pleaded not guilty to stealing $195,000 in the armed robbery,...
Oct 22, 2019 11:26 AM CDT
Woman Killed While Playing Pokemon Go
Cayla Campos, 21, fatally shot near New Mexico park after witnessing a robbery
- Every night, 21-year-old Cayla Campos and her boyfriend would head to a park in Albuquerque, NM, to play Pokemon Go. It was their routine. After all, Bianchetti Park was close to the couple's apartment in what a resident describes as "a nice, quiet family neighborhood," per KRQE...
Video Captures Brazen
Jewel Heist in Broad Daylight
Aug 27, 2019 5:17 PM CDT
Video Captures Brazen Jewel Heist in Broad Daylight
3 suspects made off with an estimated $4M in jewelry in Manhattan
- A brazen daylight heist was caught on surveillance video in Manhattan Sunday, where three men entered "celebrity jeweler" Avianne & Co. around noon and walked out with an estimated $4 million in jewelry in what CBS New York calls a "Hollywood-style robbery." The men posed as customers...
To Save Teammate, Soccer
Star Battles Men With Knives
Jul 26, 2019 10:04 AM CDT
To Save Teammate, Soccer Star Battles Men With Knives
Arsenal's Sead Kolasinac showed his bravery Thursday
- A pair of masked, knife-wielding aggressors were no match for soccer star Sead Kolasinac, who fought them off Thursday. While the details are still a bit shaky, the 26-year-old Premier League full-back was with Arsenal teammate Mesut Ozil when two masked men on mopeds approached Ozil's black Mercedes SUV...
Unicorn's Less Than Magical
Morning: Theft, Crash, Hospital
Mar 19, 2019 4:23 PM CDT
Unicorn's Less Than Magical Morning: Theft, Crash, Hospital
2 men charged in convenience store robbery with crowbar
- Too bad his costume didn't come equipped with wings. Police in Maryland have arrested a man accused of robbing a Baldwin convenience store while disguised as a pink and white unicorn. Per the
, 28-year-old Jacob Rogge was wearing the full-body costume when he allegedly used a crowbar...
Boy, 9, Gets Gift From Lowe's
After Lemonade Stand Robbery
Aug 7, 2018 6:00 PM CDT
Boy, 9, Gets Gift From Lowe's After Lemonade Stand Robbery
The North Carolina drinks vendor was held at gunpoint for $17
- A 9-year-old entrepreneur whose lemonade stand was robbed of $17 got a boost for one of his other business ventures from a home-improvement chain, while authorities continued searching Tuesday for his teenage assailant. Investigators were still searching for a male suspect in the Saturday afternoon stickup, said Union County Sheriff'...
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