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one who assists a lawbreaker in a wrongful or criminal act

Synonyms for accomplice

a person who joins with another in carrying out some plan (especially an unethical or illegal plan)

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Patwari Habib and his accomplices including Zafar Iqbal tampered with the revenue record and transferred the land to other persons after receiving a hefty amount as bribe.
They left their injured accomplice in the park and fled.
In retaliatory firing a wanted criminal identified as Awais alias Vicki was injured and held with arms, however, his three accomplices managed to escape from the scene.
accused conducted a raid to arrest their escapee accomplices
QUETTA -- Terrorists, in a bit to get their accomplices released resorted to heavy firing on a police mobile squad resulting in the death of two in effective and timely response here on Sunday.
MULTAN -- Another accused of physical assault and dacoity was killed in the firing of his own accomplices during an encounter with the police near Subhanpur at Tataypur Road on Monday early morning.
Two of those robbers, Ajmal and Ashraf had been taken into custody and were being transported to identify their accomplices when the latter opened fire on the police mobile in order to help the arrested suspects escape detention.
Kokoye said that the accused and his accomplices, now at large, conspired to steal 10 shirts worth N8000 from Isah's shop at about 3:00 p.
Russian authorities detained several people in St Petersburg on Thursday after finding an explosive device in one residential building and said they were investigating suspected accomplices of the man behind this week's deadly metro bombing.
Avenging Lincoln's Death: The Trial of John Wilkes Booth's Accomplices is an in-depth scrutiny of the 1865 military commission trial of eight alleged accomplices of John Wilkes Booth, the assassin who murdered President Abraham Lincoln.
RIYADH, April 11 (KUNA) -- The Saudi Ministry of Interior announced late Friday that the security services arrested the main culprit and five accomplices in the shooting at a police patrol from a speeding car two days ago.
LAKKI MARWAT -- A bandit was killed when his accomplices opened fire during a bike snatching attempt near Naurang town.
Middleton was given an indeterminate sentence, with a minimum of ten years, in September 2007 after he and two accomplices committed a string or armed robberies in the Coventry and Warwick-Warwickshire areas.
Two accomplices in the theft of a painting at a Flagstaff restaurant have come forward after a shaming campaign on Facebook.
The court also sentenced two Arab accomplices of the accused, M.