robbery

  • Car Thieves Take Teen’s Ashes & Dump Them

    Police in Calgary, Alberta are on the look out for car thieves who broke into a woman’s car, stole a green pouch with her daughter’s ashes inside and dumped them out. It’s only one in a recent string of car robberies, however, this one is perhaps the most devastating....
  • Giant Rabbit Save Family From Robber

    It’s a bird… it’s a plane… it’s… it’s… a giant bunny???? A British family in Plymoth, Devon were saved from a home robbery after the thief was scared off by their giant rabbit, Toby. As far as Kimberley May and police can figure out is a robber broke into...
  • Fast-Food Thief Caught After Eating At Scene Of Crime [Allegedly]

    In the world of the stupid criminal… A 40-year old man in Detroit was nabbed for a robbery he committed 3 months earlier because he went back to the same restaurant that he had robbed. Yes, the unnamed suspect from Pontiac, went into the McDonald’s in the suburbs of...
  • Robbers Stopped by Citizen Mob in China, Justice Prevails

    Two would be robbers on a motorcycle were stopped dead in their tracks after a mob of people attacked them for stealing a woman’s purse.  One could say it’s vigilante justice supreme. Caught on CCTV cameras you see the men snatch the woman’s purse, who then chases them around...
  • Vader trades light saber for pistol, robs bank

    A man wearing a Darth Vader mask is reported to have robbed a bank in Toledo, Ohio. It seems that Vader has finally given up his sad devotion to that ancient Jedi religion. Everyone’s favorite Sith Lord traded the light saber and force choking for a regular old semi-automatic...
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    FAIL: When robbery suspect self-represents, self-incrimination ensues

    Philome Cesar, charged with twenty-five counts of armed robbery following a three-month all-you-can-rob buffet of Pennsylvania businesses, made the fateful decision to self-represent.  For the most part, Cesar’s defense has been effective, arguing that because the robber was wearing a fishnet mask, the real robber could only be identified...
  • leah gibbs

    Facebook date goes sour when man uses woman as getaway driver

    In South Wales, 23-year-old Leah Gibbs drove to the home of Adam Minton, 21, thinking the two would watch a DVD and ‘cuddle’ whatever that means.  Instead, both spent the night in jail. Minton asked for a ride to a nearby shopping center, which Gibbs gladly gave (supposedly to...
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    ATM Repair Man Caught After Stealing $200K BUSTED

    It took authorities 10 months to catch the man who made off with $200,000 from ATMs in San Fransciso and Daly City but they finally did. The culprit is Samuel Kioski, an ATM repair man, who took the money from 7 different ATMs last July 4th and replaced it...
  • gun store clerk

    When gun store heist goes wrong, robbers lose $40

    In what was a somewhat clever plan to take a Kansas gun store clerk by surprise, two men pretended to be purchasing ammunition but fell just ten dollars short.  When told this, one of the men pulled a gun. The 65-year-old store clerk, who was wearing a holstered gun...