Fugitives

This undated Clark County Detention Center booking photo shows Krystal Whipple, 21, of Las Vegas. Police said Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019 that Whipple is sought as the suspect who used a stolen rental car to run over and kill nail salon owner, Ngoc Q. Nguyen, 51, of Garden Grove, Calif., who chased her for failing to pay for a $35 manicure on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2018, in Las Vegas. (Clark County Detention Center/Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via AP)
January 11, 2019 - 3:35 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 21-year-old woman sought for almost two weeks by authorities in Las Vegas after allegedly skipping out on a $35 manicure and using a stolen car to run over and kill a manicurist has been arrested in Arizona, police said Friday. Krystal Whipple was taken into custody by a team of...
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FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 file photo a police officer stands guard at Korydallos Prison, in western Athens. Greek police have launched a manhunt for two inmates who escaped from Greece's largest prison of Korydallos, west of Athens, apparently by cutting the bars of their cell and scaling the prison walls. Prison authorities discovered the prison break on Wednesday, Jan. 2 , 2019 morning during roll-call. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris, File)
January 02, 2019 - 8:56 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek police have launched a manhunt for two inmates who escaped from Greece's largest prison at Korydallos, west of Athens, apparently by cutting the bars of their cell and scaling the prison walls. Police said Wednesday the two men, brothers who were convicted of thefts and...
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December 28, 2018 - 1:26 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — A Georgia prosecutor is suing the U.S. Department of Justice over its refusal to provide information about how officers shot 59 bullets into a schizophrenic college student. Fulton County District Attorney Paul Howard said Friday that federal authorities have blocked his prosecutors...
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December 23, 2018 - 11:01 am
PARIS (AP) — French authorities handed preliminary terrorism charges Sunday to a fugitive extremist who is suspected of fighting U.S. forces in Iraq and helping to organize the 2015 shooting attack at satirical French newspaper Charlie Hebdo that killed 12 people. Peter Cherif, who recently was...
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November 30, 2018 - 12:16 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio jury has found that a treasure hunter cheated investors out of gold found in a shipwreck off the South Carolina coast. The Columbus Dispatch reports the Franklin County jury on Wednesday awarded $19.4 million to Dispatch Printing Company and a court-appointed receiver...
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November 24, 2018 - 11:09 am
ROME (AP) — Anti-Mafia authorities in Sicily on the trail of the No. 1 fugitive Mafia boss have confiscated 1.5 billion euros ($1.67 billion) in property. The seizure of tourist resorts, a 21-meter (70-foot) yacht, companies and other property Saturday was called one of the biggest hauls in Italy's...
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November 20, 2018 - 5:07 pm
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A man accused of faking his own death seven years ago to collect a $2 million life insurance policy was arrested in Moldova after he was found alive and was returned to Minnesota to face a federal charge, authorities announced Tuesday. Igor Vorotinov, 54, was indicted in 2015 on...
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November 19, 2018 - 8:33 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A treasure hunter has taken back a pledge to turn over 500 missing coins minted from gold found in a shipwreck off the South Carolina coast. The Columbus Dispatch reports Tommy Thompson agreed last week to deliver the coins to a court-appointed receiver by Sunday to settle a...
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November 18, 2018 - 3:05 pm
EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Authorities say a man who disappeared on the last day of his 2008 murder trial has been captured in Mexico and returned to Texas. Hidalgo County prosecutors say in a news release that 35-year-old Oscar Davila Rodriguez was returned to the U.S. Wednesday. The statement didn't...
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FILE - In this Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 file photo, Nikola Gruevski, former country's Prime Minister and now a lawmaker of the opposition VMRO-DPMNE, looks on in Macedonian Parliament in the capital Skopje. Macedonia says the country will seek the arrest with an international warrant of conservative former prime minister Nikola Gruevski after confirming he fled to Hungary to avoid serving a two-year prison sentence for corruption. The ministry responded nearly five hours after Gruevski announced he was in Budapest in a Facebook post on Tuesday, Nov. 13 as police continued searches in the capital Skopje to try and locate him. (AP Photo/Boris Grdanoski, file)
November 14, 2018 - 11:53 am
SKOPJE, Macedonia (AP) — The Latest on the former prime minister who fled Macedonia (all times local): 5:40 p.m. The fugitive Macedonian former prime minister's conservative party says he should not have fled to Hungary, even though the party called him a victim of persecution. The VMRO-DPMNE party...
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