armed robbery

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robbery at gunpoint

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Dubai - A man fleeing an attacker who was carrying a knife ran into a bank in Bur Dubai creating panic among employees who scampered for cover thinking it was an armed robbery attempt on Wednesday.
The armed robbery was reported to have taken place at Ladbrokes on Eston high street at around 6.
West Midlands Police said that following his arrest on suspicion of burglary on January 11, Djendoubi, 30, was further arrested on a European Arrest Warrant after Interpol alerted officers that he is an armed robbery suspect in Germany.
The armed robbery charge, which was reduced from armed robbery while masked, resulted from a holdup that occurred about 10:15 p.
Despite recent success in combating piracy and armed robbery in the Indian Ocean, this phenomenon persists in other areas of the world, changing patterns and ~modus operandi~.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: Six Iraqi soldiers have been suspended due to their alleged negligence in preventing an armed robbery in Baghdad.
He had been sentenced to five years for an attempted armed robbery at a post office and two years ago went on the run.
In December, Driver pled guilty to the armed robbery of the Odenton Post Office and to a one count information charging him with use of a firearm in a crime of violence in the Takoma Park incident.
The robbery indictment against her alleges armed robbery while masked.
Russell Grant, 44, also know as Russell McVicar, is charged in connection with an armed robbery at the Tesco supermarket on the Cables Retail Park in Prescot on January 26, 2006.
A four-member armed robbery gang was captured in Awasha area, downtown Amara," Lt.
The 42-year-old man, who comes from London, has been charged with two counts of armed robbery and two firearms offences.
George Martin Beck, 19; Elija Al Tonnie, 18; and Odaryl Wright, 19, were booked on suspicion of armed robbery and taking a vehicle without the owner's permission.
A 17-year-old Dundalk High student was charged with armed robbery and conspiracy in that incident, while the school dropout was charged with two counts of armed robbery and conspiracy for his role in the other heists.
A SHAMROCK Rovers soccer star has been jailed for five years after committing armed robbery.
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