robbery

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

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The suspected armed robber was identified as Tyrone Lee, a man in his thirties, (http://www.
In 1987 he shot dead two armed robbers and two years earlier blasted Errol Walker in the head as he held a knife to the neck of four-year-old siege victim Carlene Charles.
Wheatley, a proli[euro]c armed robber for more than 35 years, was already serving 13 life sentences for a string of raids when he disappeared after being let out of the Category D Isle of Sheppey unit for the day on May 3.
A London shopkeeper has taken on an armed robber using only a wooden stool from behind the counter.
TWO people were wounded in a shootout after armed robbers invaded the Athens home of football coach Giorgos Donis and briefly held his father-in-law hostage, police said.
West Midlands Police con-firmed they were called to an armed robber at Buttercups and Daisies last Monday at 3.
Another escapee was armed robber Christopher Price, 26, part of a West Midlands-based gang who raided a shop wielding a chainsaw and a knife.
The reward of up to pounds 100,000 has been put up by the British Bankers' Association for information that leads to the arrest and successful conviction of armed robbers.
Police said that five armed robbers attacked Khosla's house at around noon.
An armed robber fled Wednesday after stealing $300 from an east Palmdale beauty supply store, a sheriff's official said.
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.
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.