Robbery

This photo provided by Jason Gonzalez shows a selfie of Antonio Arce. On Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, police say officers reported seeing Arce burglarizing a car and he ran away holding what appeared to be a handgun. During the chase, police say he turned toward the officers and one of them fired on him. He died at a hospital. The gun turned out to be an airsoft gun that police say was taken from the car. (Photo courtesy of Jason Gonzalez via AP)
January 18, 2019 - 7:27 pm
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — A suburban Phoenix police chief offered her condolences Friday to the family of a 14-year-old burglary suspect who was shot and killed by an officer, calling the boy's death "tragic" but asking the public to withhold judgment until an investigation is completed. Tempe Police...
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Sandra Gonzalez, left, mother of slain 14-year-old boy shot by Tempe Police, joins another family member, right, and others in front of the Tempe Police headquarters to hold a protest and vigil for the boy shot to death as police say they were pursuing a burglary suspect who they thought had a handgun, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019, in Tempe, Ariz. It turns out, according to police, the teen had a replica gun. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
January 18, 2019 - 12:49 am
PHOENIX (AP) — Police in a Phoenix suburb say a burglary suspect shot to death by an officer was a 14-year-old boy carrying a replica gun. Authorities say officers in the city of Tempe reported a suspect burglarizing a car Tuesday and that he ran away holding what appeared to be a handgun. During...
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January 17, 2019 - 10:58 am
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Authorities believe a suspect in a pair of armed robberies was armed with a knife when a police officer shot and killed him in the parking lot of a North Carolina shopping center. Lt. Brad Koch of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said Thursday that investigators...
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January 16, 2019 - 8:40 pm
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say a suspect in a pair of armed robberies has been shot and killed by an officer. Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney told reporters that police on Wednesday afternoon spotted a car believed to have been involved in two armed robberies...
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January 14, 2019 - 7:42 am
LONDON (AP) — British actor Hugh Grant has a plea for the thief who broke into his car: Please return the script that was inside. Grant, who shot to fame in "Four Weddings and a Funeral" in 1994, tweeted about the robbery late Sunday night. He said that in "the unlikely chance that anyone knows who...
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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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