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 prolific 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.
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.
A 68- YEAR old showed exemplary courage and caught an armed robber in the Mukherjee Nagar area of northwest Delhi on Saturday.
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.