armed robbery

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robbery at gunpoint

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Umoru, an airport taxi driver living at Karu, was docked on charges bordering on armed robbery, the offence he denied committing.
While reports suggested that the professor was shot dead while resisting an armed robbery, unearthed evidence indicated that the incident was motivated by personal enmity, police said
Officers investigating the armed robbery have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to.
Cammiso said the best way to react during an armed robbery is to comply with all demands.
The Allentown Police said they responded to the Muhlenberg College campus for a report of an armed robbery alert between 8:45 and 9:45 p.
The joint drills, as well as the Regional Cooperation Agreement on Combating Piracy and Armed Robbery against Ships in Asia-Information Sharing Center, aims to improve the response against sea piracy and armed robbery against ships.
Ashraf Taha told SANA on Monday that based on investigations and information on the existence of a network committing acts of kidnapping and armed robbery in Salamyieh area in the eastern countryside of the province, the Criminal Security Department carried out focused investigations and it was able to find evidence on those who are involved in the aforementioned crimes.
The Security Council remains deeply concerned about the threat that piracy and armed robbery at sea in the Gulf of Guinea pose to international navigation, the security and economic development of States in the region, to the safety and welfare of seafarers and other persons, as well as the safety of commercial maritime routes, the 15-member body said in a presidential statement adopted today.
As dad was jailed, David Walliams, who plays Lou, tweeted yesterday: "Little Britain has inspired an armed robbery.
ABC7 reported that public records revealed Greenenwald was previously convicted of armed robbery and served time in prison.
The Dubai Police later took to its Twitter account to explain what had happened as news spread that there was an armed robbery attempt in the bank.
A ROBBERY suspect accused of stealing a woman's purse during a burglary at her West Bromwich home is wanted by Interpol for suspected armed robbery in Germany.
was sentenced to 3 to 5 years in state prison after pleading guilty in Worcester Superior Court to armed robbery and assault and battery on a police officer.
He was taken to a police station where he was set to be questioned by detectives on suspicion of armed robbery and possession of an imitation firearm with intent to commit an indictable offence.
In a statement, he deplored the incidents of armed robbery on students buses.
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