Robbery

FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019 file photo, Wilber Ernesto Martinez-Guzman, 19, of El Salvador, is escorted into the courtroom for his initial appearance in Carson City Justice Court in Carson City, Nev. A detective says the Salvadoran immigrant charged with four Nevada murders told police he robbed and killed his elderly victims during a 10-day rampage in January because he needed money to buy methamphetamine. According to a grand jury transcript obtained by The Associated Press, the Reno detective testified last week that Martinez-Guzman broke into tears and repeatedly called himself an "idiot" before confessing to the murders. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File)
March 21, 2019 - 2:13 am
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A detective says a Salvadoran immigrant charged with four Nevada murders told police he robbed and killed his elderly victims during a 10-day rampage in January because he needed money to buy methamphetamine. The detective told the grand jury, which indicted Wilber Ernesto...
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March 15, 2019 - 1:57 pm
PERRY, Ga. (AP) — A woman has pleaded guilty to lesser charges in a 2017 killing at a Georgia motel. The Macon Telegraph reported 21-year-old Kendra Tenesha Tillery of Warner Robins pleaded guilty to attempted armed robbery in the death. Tillery had been facing a murder charge in the shooting death...
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March 13, 2019 - 4:24 pm
LA GRANGE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities have arrested two more suspects in a North Carolina triple slaying. News outlets report the Lenoir County Sheriff's Office says Jaleik Pridgen of Greenville and Brianna M. Wooten of Kinston are charged with accessory after the fact to a homicide. The arrests...
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This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo. A Miami Beach police report says the 30-year-old McGregor was arrested Monday, March 11, 2019 and charged with robbery and criminal mischief. (Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department via AP)
March 12, 2019 - 12:10 am
MIAMI (AP) — Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo, authorities said. According to a Miami Beach police report, the 30-year-old McGregor was arrested Monday afternoon and charged with...
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March 10, 2019 - 10:54 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A student who is the son of an Oakland, California, city councilwoman was shot and killed in what might have been a robbery attempt near the University of Southern California campus, officials said. Victor McElhaney, who was studying at USC's Thornton School of Music, was killed...
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March 01, 2019 - 9:21 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — A man suspected of shooting an off-duty Atlanta fire captain in the shoulder during a robbery last month has been arrested. Atlanta Police Sgt. John Chafee says 35-year-old Demario Mosely was arrested in Chicago in connection with the Feb. 2 robbery. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution...
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March 01, 2019 - 7:34 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A review of a former Texas death row inmate's case has determined he is innocent of fatally shooting a Houston police officer nearly 16 years ago, blaming his wrongful conviction on prosecutorial misconduct, a district attorney announced Friday. A nine-month review by a special...
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February 25, 2019 - 3:40 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Two men have been arrested in the shooting the security guard for a news crew that was robbed while covering the Oakland teachers' strike, authorities said Monday. KPIX said a reporter and a photographer were gathering interviews Sunday afternoon at the Oakland Library when a...
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February 25, 2019 - 1:32 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police say a man who was wanted for assaulting and robbing a teenage girl forced his way into her North Carolina home, fatally shot her father and friend, then killed himself. Charlotte-Mecklenberg police said in a statement Monday that 23-year-old John Bocek was accused last...
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February 24, 2019 - 11:40 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities arrested a man suspected of shooting the security guard of a news crew that was robbed while covering the Oakland teachers strike, according to a statement by the CBS affiliate. KPIX said a reporter and a photographer were gathering interviews Sunday about the...
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