robbery

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the act or crime of taking another's property unlawfully and by force

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He shot dead armed robbers Nicholas Payne and Michael Flynn, fearing they were about to blast a Securicor driver in South London.
Frustrated': Bal Bains, owner of Buttercup's & Daisy's Florist, Somerford Road, Weoley Castle, which was targeted by an armed robber.
Vicious armed robber John Slavin, 44, was jailed for life for a string of violent raids.
Police said that five armed robbers attacked Khosla's house at around noon.
This monument, dedicated in 1980, is named for Officer Rouses, who was shot to death by an armed robber while responding to a silent alarm at a local pharmacy.
Daly, another armed robber who is serving seven years, escaped from a cell and staged a rooftop protest on New Year's Day.
38 Special slug, judiciously placed by an employee of the gunshop, there's one less armed robber.
An armed robber picked the wrong family-owned convenience store in Houston, Texas, to rob on September 13.
Summary: A masked armed robber collapsed and died after being disarmed and pinned down by customers in a bookies, police said.
All they need to do is make a phone call, and that could help get an armed robber locked away so they can't commit further armed robberies.
US POLICE are hunting a "jovial" armed robber who held up a bank dressed as Santa.
POLICE were last night hunting an armed robber who DREW on a fake beard and moustache to disguise himself.
LANCASTER -- Sheriff's deputies combed through a quiet west Lancaster neighborhood Wednesday seeking an armed robber, but the search had yielded no arrests by late afternoon, a sheriff's deputy said.
AN armed robber has struck at a North betting shop - the third attack on a bookmaker's in as many days.
An inept armed robber was caught after police found the jacket he'd left near the scene of the crime - with his name and address inside it.