Theft

June 14, 2019 - 8:00 pm
PHOENIX (AP) — A $10 million legal claim was filed against the city of Phoenix that says police officers committed civil rights violations by pointing guns and profanely yelling commands at the father and pregnant mother of two young daughters because one of the children, unbeknownst to the parents...
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June 11, 2019 - 7:26 am
STOCKHOLM (AP) — A second man was sentenced Tuesday to three years in prison in connection with the theft of 17th-century royal treasures estimated to be worth 65 million kronor ($7 million) from a cathedral west of Stockholm last year. Martin Cannermo was convicted of complicity in stealing two...
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June 11, 2019 - 5:13 am
In a post to Twitter the Wichita Police Department says, among other items, 10 guns and 28 purses or wallets were stolen from motor vehicles in the past 11 days. Lieutenant Scott Brunow posted Monday afternoon that 166 vehicle larcenies occurred from May 31st to June 10th. The list of stolen items...
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June 10, 2019 - 12:51 pm
SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) — Apparently hungry and thirsty vandals have trashed a fairgrounds booth in Maine, stealing 120 whoopie pies and drinking half a gallon of iced tea. John Youney, a director of the Skowhegan Lions Club, tells the Morning Sentinel that a refrigerator full of cookies was also...
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June 09, 2019 - 5:12 pm
HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A Guam man has pleaded guilty to stealing cases of corned beef and canned mackerel. Edwin Guiao Ocampo was the warehouse manager for 7-Day Supermarket and was accused of stealing more than $12,000 worth of corned beef and mackerel. Court documents say he gave 10 cases of corned...
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June 08, 2019 - 6:35 pm
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A man has been convicted of murder in a drug-related robbery killing in Las Vegas after initially being identified as a suspect because a friend of the victim thought to check and preserve a Snapchat message. Jurors on Thursday convicted 25-year-old Montrell Russum of murder,...
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June 07, 2019 - 12:17 pm
LUFKIN, Texas (AP) — Police who surrounded a house in eastern Texas because they thought they had a burglary in progress found a deer instead. The homeowner called Lufkin police early Thursday after she heard glass breaking. The woman hid in a closet and realized she had left her weapon in the...
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June 07, 2019 - 3:20 am
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say a police officer has been killed after being hit by a train while pursuing burglary suspects in a town near Frankfurt. Police said the officer was struck and killed by the train near the Waechtersbach train station early Friday after responding to a call about a...
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Acting U.S. Secretary of Defense Patrick Shanahan, left, arrives for the opening dinner of the 18th International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) Shangri-la Dialogue, an annual defense and security forum in Asia, in Singapore, Friday, May 31, 2019. (AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim)
June 01, 2019 - 8:53 am
SINGAPORE (AP) — U.S. Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan on Saturday denounced China's efforts to steal technology from other nations and militarize man-made outposts in the South China Sea as a "toolkit of coercion," saying activities by Beijing the U.S. perceives as hostile must end. In...
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Ted Woodward
May 30, 2019 - 2:06 pm
Before 4:00 a.m. Thursday police in the west part of Wichita responded to the report of a break-in at Mayberry Cultural and Fine Arts Magnet Middle School at Maple & Sheridan. Police encountered two boys exiting the school, including a pre-teen with three stolen lap-top computers. There was...
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