Robbery

Gdansk Mayor Pawel Adamowicz,right, far right, speaks to an audience shortly before he was stabbed in Gdansk, Poland, on Sunday Jan. 13, 2019. Adamowicz was taken to a hospital in very serious condition after the attack and underwent surgery. (AP Photo/Anna Rezulak/KFP) POLAND AUT
January 13, 2019 - 9:08 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — A convicted criminal with a knife rushed on to the stage during the finale of a charity event Sunday night and stabbed a Polish mayor in the heart and abdomen before shouting that he did it for political revenge, in an attack that left doctors fighting to save the politician's...
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January 08, 2019 - 8:14 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Three people have been arrested in a scheme Georgia police say involved two escorts and an accomplice who robbed customers and killed two of them. Georgia law enforcement agencies told reporters Monday about charges against 18-year-old Kiera Williams, her 20-year-old boyfriend...
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January 08, 2019 - 7:54 am
CLARKSTON, Ga. (AP) — The Georgia Bureau of Investigation says an off-duty Clarkston police officer has shot and killed a burglary suspect who shot at him. News outlets report the GBI says the officer was working as a security guard Monday night and attempted to help a robbery victim when he was...
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January 06, 2019 - 3:39 pm
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Police in a North Carolina city are investigating a series of robberies at restaurants or other businesses. Late Saturday night, Greensboro police said a man with a gun robbed cash from a Dunkin Donuts and fled. About an hour later, several men with handguns entered a...
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January 04, 2019 - 7:08 pm
SOLANA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are holding a man they say tried to rob a San Diego County bank, then told frightened customers to call 911, stripped to his underwear and awaited arrest. Thirty-five-year-old Clint Gray was arrested Thursday at a Wells Fargo branch in Solana Beach. It's not...
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This Jan. 1, 2019 screen shot from WISN-TV shows authorities pulling out an SUV from the Kinnickinnic River, a day after it crashed into the river during a police chase. A toddler, her young mother and a man died when their vehicle drove into a frigid river while being chased by the Milwaukee Police. (WISN-TV via AP)
January 02, 2019 - 7:22 pm
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A toddler, her young mother and a man died when their vehicle drove into a frigid river while being chased by Milwaukee police officers who suspected they were involved in two armed robberies. Surveillance video shows the vehicle speeding and the driver losing control Monday night...
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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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A St. Louis-area man shot his girlfriend, her two young children and her mother in the home they all shared, authorities said Saturday.
December 30, 2018 - 10:30 am
ST. CHARLES, Mo. (AP) — A St. Louis-area man shot to death his girlfriend, her two young children and her mother in the home they all shared, authorities said Saturday. He exchanged gunfire with officers as he fled and was captured several hours later in a convenience store, covered in blood and...
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December 27, 2018 - 5:56 am
UNIONTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Police in northeastern Ohio say a couple broke into a home, washed their clothes, took a shower and made some coffee before the homeowner's relative confronted the pair. Authorities near Uniontown also say they found jewelry, a computer and credit cards from the house inside...
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December 26, 2018 - 9:38 am
WENTWORTH, N.C. (AP) — A customer held at gunpoint during a convenience-store robbery in North Carolina interrupted the suspects' plan by opening fire on them. A Rockingham County Sheriff's Office news release said two masked men entered a Reidsville convenience store early on Christmas morning...
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