Robbery

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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December 24, 2018 - 7:27 am
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Two Texas men accused of robbing a North Carolina bank have been arrested in Oklahoma. News outlets cite a Fayetteville police release that says 48-year-old Willie Williams and 26-year-old Lorenzo Allen were arrested in Oklahoma City on Saturday, a day after the Sharonview...
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December 24, 2018 - 3:39 am
MACON, Ga. (AP) — Authorities in Georgia say they've arrested a second suspect in the fatal shootings of two bystanders during a convenience store robbery in Macon. The Macon Telegraph reports 23-year-old Kaylen Devon Johnson was jailed Friday on charges including murder and street gang...
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December 18, 2018 - 3:50 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Authorities in Maryland and Washington, D.C., say a second man accused in the kidnapping and rape of a Maryland woman has been arrested in North Carolina. News outlets report D.C. police say 29-year-old Mark Blue was arrested Monday in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Authorities...
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This undated photo provided by the Tulare County, Calif., Sheriff's Office shows Gustavo Garcia. Central California authorities say Garcia, who went on a robbery, shooting and carjacking rampage, died Monday, Dec. 17, 2018, in a high-speed crash during which he intentionally tried to smash into other cars. (Tulare County Sheriff's Office via AP)
December 18, 2018 - 12:06 am
PORTERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — A man who went on a deadly shooting, carjacking and robbery rampage in California's Central Valley died Monday during a high-speed highway chase during which he intentionally tried to smash into other cars, authorities said. Gustavo Garcia, 36, of Visalia was pronounced...
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December 13, 2018 - 7:48 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A third man has been arrested in the death of an 81-year-old store employee who died last year in South Carolina while trying to stop shoplifting suspects. The Richland County Sheriff's Department said Wednesday that 49-year-old Ervan Matthew Harvey was arrested and charged...
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