ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — FBI agents have joined Albuquerque police in the search for a man who robbed a bank on the southwest side of the city.
The FBI says the white male 5-foot-6 to 5-foot-7 with a slender to medium build was wearing white-framed sunglasses when he entered the Bank of the West Thursday afternoon on Central Avenue SW.
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The chief investigator for a Boston museum still working to recover $500 million worth of art stolen in 1990 said Thursday he was hoping for new leads to emerge following the death of a highly scrutinized figure in the case.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Police arrested a man who allegedly took a Subway shop employee's purse during an Illinois robbery attempt that was caught on surveillance video.
The case garnered attention this month after video of the Subway shop employee fighting with the man was posted online.
LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) — Three freshmen defensive backs on the McNeese State football team are among five 18- and 19-year-old men accused of various crimes, including one linked to a drive-by shooting near a campus apartment complex, authorities said Wednesday.
NEW YORK (AP) — One of two teens charged as adults in the fatal stabbing of a college student in a New York City park pleaded guilty Tuesday to murder and robbery charges.
Luchiano Lewis was accused of holding Barnard College freshman Tessa Majors in a headlock and preventing her from escaping while another 14-year-old knifed her in Manhattan’s Morningside Park in December 2019.
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A judge on Tuesday gave an 18-year-old Cedar Rapids man probation for a botched drug robbery that ended in the shooting death of his cousin last year.
Tyrell Gaston was sentenced to three years’ probation for his conviction of second-degree robbery, The Gazette reported.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — State troopers have arrested three suspects in an armed robbery at a Best Buy in Carson City.
The troopers stopped the suspects' car in Reno near U.S. Interstate 580 on Monday just eight minutes after the robbery was reported in Carson City, the Nevada Highway Patrol said Tuesday.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana woman has been convicted for her role in the fatal shooting of a man during a drug robbery at a motel in Ballantine, a community northeast of Billings.
China Rose Dawn Davis was charged under the state's felony murder law with the November 2019 death of Carl Archer Jr., who was shot in the head.
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) — A former armored truck driver admitted he staged a phony robbery with two others in Alabama was sentenced to two years in federal prison Monday.
Jonah Bessard, 26, had pleaded guilty earlier this year to the Jan.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Nevada death row inmate convicted in the 1980 robbery-killing of a man for $2 is no longer eligible for capitol punishment and must be resentenced, the Nevada Supreme Court has ruled.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Federal charges have been filed against two people accused of robbing a St. Louis Blues hockey prospect on the grounds of the Gateway Arch.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Fifty-five people were charged with conspiracy and racketeering-related crimes as part of a sweeping “takedown” of a California prison-based gang that federal authorities said was responsible for brutal street violence in northern and central parts of the state.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Two suspects have been arrested in the robbery of a St. Louis Blues prospect and a woman on the grounds of the Gateway Arch, police said Thursday.
The suspects, who are 19 and 18, were booked on suspicion of first-degree robbery robbery and two counts of armed criminal action, police said.
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A Missouri inmate who admitted to a long-unsolved killing while serving time for robbery says he confessed to the crime because his conscience was nagging him.
DeAngelo Thomas said he felt relief when he penned his admission to police from his prison cell in 2018.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — One of three people shot in separate incidents in a North Carolina city has died, police said Wednesday.
Winston-Salem police said Charles Edward Anderson Jr., 27, died at a local hospital after he was shot on Tuesday, the Winston-Salem Journal reported.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Preliminary information indicates an armed person attempting to rob a Subway restaurant in Albuquerque early Tuesday was fatally shot by an employee, the Albuquerque Police Department said.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — A woman who struggled with a robber inside an Illinois Subway shop said the owner suspended her from work after surveillance video of the fight became public.
Araceli Sotelo told The Rockford Register Star that she was working alone in the sandwich shop Sept.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A 28-year-old Oregon man serving a sentence for criminal mischief and robbery died in custody Sept. 6, officials said this week.
The Oregonian/OregonLive reports Devin Michael Stephen Harris, of Lyons, who had been incarcerated at the Oregon State Penitentiary, died at a local hospital, according to the Oregon Department of Corrections.
MARLBOROUGH, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut State Police said Sunday that they are investigating the abduction, assault and robbery of a 64-year-old woman in a business parking lot in Marlborough.
The woman had left the business and was getting into her vehicle when two men approached her and demanded money on Saturday evening, police said.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Two men have been sentenced to decades in prison for robbing and killing a South Florida plumber.
Jamal Lamar Head, 35, was sentenced in Fort Lauderdale federal court Thursday to 60 years in prison, while Keon Travy Glanton, 35, received 33 years, according to court records.
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — A Texas death row inmate won a reprieve Wednesday evening from execution for killing a convenience store worker during a 2004 robbery that garnered $1.25 after claiming the state was violating his religious freedom by not letting his pastor lay hands on him at the time of his lethal injection.
PARIS (AP) — Police in Paris arrested two suspects after a Bulgari jewelry heist on Tuesday at the posh Place Vendome. One suspect was shot in the leg by a officer before being arrested.
The Place Vendome is one of Paris' — and Europe's — most expensive and luxurious shopping areas, a base for prestigious establishments such as the Ritz Hotel, Cartier, Rolex, Chanel jewelry, as well as the Ministry of Justice.
BESSEMER, Ala. (AP) — Police surrounded a Tractor Supply store for hours overnight, and eventually apprehended a burglary suspect.
The standoff with police began around 8 p.m. Monday at the Bessemer business, when officers responded to reports of a robbery, Al.com reported.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Dodge City man who was arrested in connection to a shooting death near a Wichita park is no longer facing a possible murder charge, police said Friday.
Wichita police said Friday morning that Caesar Hermosillo, 28, was arrested on possible charges of first-degree murder, aggravated robbery and on an outstanding warrant.
BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors said Thursday that they have filed charges against six suspects in the spectacular theft of 18th-century jewels from a Dresden museum in 2019, accusing them of organized robbery and arson.
LYNWOOD, Calif. (AP) — A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy was struck by a bullet Monday night during a shootout with a robbery suspect, authorities said.
Doctors removed the bullet from the deputy's upper body during surgery, the sheriff's department said.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A Kansas City man admitted Friday that he shot a zTrip taxi driver 26 times at close range during a robbery.
Derron D. Nevels, 20, pleaded guilty in federal court to robbery and discharging a firearm during a violent crime that occurred after the driver picked up Nevels on Dec.
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — A man was shot to death on a Waterloo street in an apparent robbery this week, and two other men have been arrested in the case, police there said.
The shooting happened late Tuesday afternoon in front of a convenience store, the Courier reported.
LONDON, Ky. (AP) — A man pardoned by Kentucky's former governor for a 2014 drug robbery killing has been convicted for the same slaying in federal court after a two-week trial.
Federal prosecutors brought charges against Patrick Baker after he was released from prison when former Gov.
NEW YORK (AP) — Hours before leaving office, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday granted clemency to six people, including the driver in a fatal 1981 armored truck robbery whose release was championed by his son, San Francisco’s top prosecutor.
NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Police say a robber armed with a knife found himself confronted by a bystander with a gun at a Delaware gas station.
Delaware State Police say the robbery occurred Sunday morning before 1 a.m.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A felon from California has been charged with opening fire on Albuquerque police officers, severely wounding one officer and injuring three others after they responded to a robbery.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Three Albuquerque police officers were shot and another was injured while responding to a robbery Thursday, leaving law enforcement officials and elected leaders frustrated as New Mexico's largest city continues to grapple with a record-setting year of deadly violence.
DENVER (AP) — A man was shot and killed and another was wounded during a string of crimes that also included a carjacking and a robbery, Denver police said Wednesday.
Police said there are at least four male suspects, and they remain at large and are considered armed and dangerous.
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — A man has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for his role in the theft of firearms from a Mississippi pawnshop, federal prosecutors said.
SAN QUENTIN, Calif. (AP) — A California inmate who was convicted of killing two people in 1983 died Tuesday of natural causes while awaiting execution, prison officials said. He was 74.
Curtis Price died Monday at San Quentin State Prison, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation.
PHOENIX (AP) — An 84-year-old man who spent most of his adult life behind bars for robbing banks was sentenced Tuesday to more than 21 years in prison for carrying out an armed heist at an Arizona credit union.
LaGRANGE, Ga. (AP) — A Georgia man has been arrested and charged with murder in the deaths of two men found floating in a lake.
Troup County Sheriff James Woodruff announced Friday that 39-year-old Joshua Nutt of LaGrange was arrested Thursday.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana man has been sentenced to 45 years in prison for an attempted robbery in which a 16-year-old boy who was his accomplice was fatally shot by their intended victim.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The state of Nevada has awarded nearly $2 million to an 83-year-old man ruled by a court to have been twice wrongfully convicted in the 1974 robbery and killing of a casino magnate's wife.
LONG BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Police shot and wounded a robbery suspect after he crashed his car following a chase in Southern California, authorities said.
Officers in the city of Signal Hill began chasing a suspect vehicle following a reported robbery at a grocery store late Sunday.
BANGKOK (AP) — A suspect in the death of a 57-year-old Swiss woman on Thailand’s tourist island of Phuket was charged with murder and robbery, police said Sunday.
The suspect, Teerawat Thothip, a 27-year-old Thai man living in Phuket, confessed to the killing and even spoke by telephone at a police press conference to admit his guilt and describe the crime.
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Murder and robbery charges against a North Carolina man convicted of killing his co-worker should have been dismissed because there was insufficient evidence at trial to implicate him, the state Court of Appeals ruled Tuesday.
EASTON, Pa. (AP) — A man prosecutors said baked and took cookies to the home of a 97-year-old bedridden woman before killing her and her adult son and setting fire to their eastern Pennsylvania home has been sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole.
GETTYSBURG, Pa. (AP) — Authorities have announced the arrest of a new suspect in a rape and murder more than three decades ago for which another man served 16 years in prison before he was exonerated by DNA evidence.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Former U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer was assaulted and robbed Monday in Oakland, California, her son said.
The assault happened in the Jack London Square neighborhood, according to a tweet on Boxer's verified Twitter account.
BEAR, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police are investigating an early morning assault and robbery at a bar that left the victim seriously injured.
Troopers arrived at the bar in Bear around 1:20 a.m.
A teenager has pleaded guilty to first-degree murder in the 2019 killing of a Maryland man that stemmed from a robbery over $60 worth of marijuana.
Anthony Lamar Martin Jr., 18, entered the plea Friday in Harford County Circuit Court, The Baltimore Sun reported.
NEW SUMMERFIELD, Texas (AP) — Three men charged in the fatal shooting of four people at a home in East Texas this week met up with one of the victims under the pretense of buying a gun from him but planned to steal it, authorities allege.