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Arrest in violent Suitland robbery

Prince George's County police on Monday arrested the man suspected of violently snatching a purse from a 71-year-old woman, causing her to fall and break her kneecap at a Suitland cigarette shop, authorities said. A District III community police officer...

By Matt Zapotosky  | March 8, 2011; 1:45 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (12)
Categories:  Matt Zapotosky, Pr. George's, Robbery, Updates  
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School locked after near by holdup

Update, 12:20 p.m.: Security measures at Glen Forest have been lifted, school officials said. The armed robbery happened when two to four robbers walked into Sabina's Joyeria and left with jewelry. At least one was armed with a gun. Someone...

By Allison Klein  | February 24, 2011; 11:39 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Allison Klein, Fairfax, Robbery  
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Teens rob man, witnesses give chase: Police

Two teens who robbed and beat a 59-year-old man and tried to run away were chased and stopped by bystanders who saw the crime, Anne Arundel County police said Monday. The incident happened just after noon on Saturday near Hammonds...

By Allison Klein  | February 14, 2011; 11:12 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (6)
Categories:  Allison Klein, Anne Arundel, Robbery  
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6 yrs. for Metro iPhone thefts

A man who was part of a ring that steals iPhones from Metro passengers was sentenced in D.C. Superior Court to six years in prison for two robberies and drug charges, officials said Wednesday. Terrence McNatt, 24, told police when...

By Allison Klein  | February 10, 2011; 10:01 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (21)
Categories:  Allison Klein, From the Courthouse, Robbery, The District  
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Man ordered fast food, robbed restaurants

Anne Arundel County police have arrested a man who allegedly robbed two fast food restaurants within a half hour in Odenton Wednesday. The first happened at a Kentucky Fried Chicken in the 1600 block of Annapolis Road, when a man...

By Allison Klein  | February 3, 2011; 11:05 AM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (12)
Categories:  Allison Klein, Anne Arundel, Robbery  
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Robbery at White Oak credit union

Montgomery County Police detectives and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are investigating a bank robbery that occurred in White Oak, Montgomery County, on Saturday, January 8.

By Elizabeth Flock  | January 11, 2011; 5:23 PM ET  |  Permalink  |  Comments (2)
Categories:  Crime, Seen, Montgomery, Robbery  
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Older Entries in This Category »

Store manager chases, rams robbers , Allison Klein , December 22, 2010
Officer tackles knife-wielding robber, Allison Klein , December 16, 2010
CVS store robbed in Frederick, Allison Klein , November 22, 2010
Robbery suspects caught after chase, Matt Zapotosky , October 4, 2010
Loudoun robbery suspect sought, J. Freedom du Lac , October 2, 2010
Rockville jewelry heist caught on video, Mary Pat Flaherty , August 12, 2010
Man in burqa robs Md. bank, Mike McPhate , August 11, 2010
'Granddad Bandit' strikes in Virginia, Maria Glod , July 20, 2010
Police, gunman in PG standoff, Washington Post editors , July 12, 2010
Pizza men targeted in Md. robberies, Washington Post editors , July 12, 2010
Third robbery at Loudoun hotel, Maria Glod , June 17, 2010
 
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