Robbery

FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2018, booking file photo released by Pulaski County, Ark., Sheriff's Office is William Burnell Alexander. Alexander pleaded guilty on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2019, to aggravated robbery and three counts of first-degree murder and was sentenced to 60 years in prison in the December 2017 slayings of Mariah Cunningham, 5-year-old Alaylah Fisher and 4-year-old Elijah Fisher. (Pulaski County Sheriff's Office via AP, File)
October 30, 2019 - 3:25 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A Little Rock man pleaded guilty to helping his half brother kill a woman and her two young children while robbing the family's home — a crime in which prosecutors say he held the woman while his accomplice tortured the kids to death in front of her. William Burnell...
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October 09, 2019 - 6:51 pm
A Wichita man has been sentenced to 84 months in federal prison for robbing a convenience store last year. U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister's office said the sentence was imposed Tuesday on Willie Smith, 39. He pleaded guilty to a single robbery charge in June. U.S. District Judge John Broomes also...
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October 08, 2019 - 10:50 pm
Wichita and Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers are asking for the public's help in solving a recent robbery at an area drug store. It happened around 8:20 p.m. on Tuesday September 24, at the Walgreen's store in the 1600 block of south Webb Rd. Police Officer Kevin Wheeler says the cashier reported a...
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October 01, 2019 - 10:25 pm
Wichita and Sedgwick County Crime Stoppers are asking for the public's help in solving a recent robbery at the Atlas Group. It happened around 10:40 p.m. on September 23, in the 4600 block of west May. Police Officer Kevin Wheeler says surveillance video shows a Shelby 4-door Blazer pulling into...
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September 30, 2019 - 7:41 pm
A Kansas City, Kansas, woman has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison after she and a co-defendant intentionally drove a car into a Cabela's store in Kansas in order to steal guns. The U.S. District Attorney's Office for Kansas said Monday that Brenda Tosh, 28, was sentenced for conspiring...
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Boston Red Sox's Eduardo Rodriguez reacts after he struck out Baltimore Orioles' Richie Martin swinging during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Boston, Sunday, Sept. 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)
September 29, 2019 - 7:18 pm
BOSTON (AP) — Even a walk-off victory on the final day of the season was tinged with disappointment for these Boston Red Sox. Eduardo Rodriguez missed out on a 20-win season when Boston's bullpen blew a late lead, but the Red Sox overcame a soaring home run robbery by Stevie Wilkerson to beat the...
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This photo provided by the Virginia Department of Corrections shows Lee Boyd Malvo. As a teenager, Malvo terrorized the Washington region in 2002 as one-half of a sniper team. Now he’s at the center of a case the Supreme Court will hear this fall. But the justices’ eventual ruling probably will mean less for him than for a dozen other inmates also sentenced to life without parole for murders they committed as teens. At issue is whether Malvo should be resentenced in Virginia in light of rulings restricting life-without-parole sentences for crimes by juveniles. (Virginia Department of Corrections via AP)
September 21, 2019 - 4:33 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lee Boyd Malvo, who terrorized the Washington region in 2002 as one-half of a sniper team, is at the center of a case the Supreme Court will hear this fall. But the justices' eventual ruling probably will mean less for him than for a dozen other inmates who, like the now-34-year-...
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September 10, 2019 - 10:18 pm
The Wichita Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify a suspect from a recent burglary. It happened around 12:30 a.m. on August 13 at Trailers and More in the 400 block of north Maize Rd. The surveillance video shows the suspects’ car parked in the parking lot of an animal...
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September 06, 2019 - 7:39 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An Ohio prison inmate's writing published in biker magazines was cited by police in charging him with the shooting death of a motorist found along the Pennsylvania Turnpike in 1972, police said Friday. Larry Joseph Via, 75, was charged with criminal homicide and robbery in...
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September 04, 2019 - 1:18 pm
Three teenage boys were arrested after a crime spree in Wichita. Late Tuesday afternoon, a 16-year-old boy and a 15-year-old bought drinks at the U.S. gas station in the 2600 block of N. Hillside. Afterwards they were loitering, and employees asked them to leave. About a half-hour later, the teens...
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