Stories tagged: bank robbery
Mon., April 17, 2017, 11:05 a.m.
Woman wearing pajama bottoms robs 6 banks, police say
Police have arrested a Utah woman believed to be the pajama-wearing robber in at least six bank robberies in the Salt Lake City area, including five in less than two …
Fri., Jan. 27, 2017, 4:13 p.m.
FBI: Memphis credit union robber arrested in Seattle
The FBI says agents from its Seattle field office have arrested a man charged with robbing a credit union in Tennessee.
Tue., Nov. 29, 2016, 8:18 a.m.
Man suspected of robbing Hayden bank arrested
A man suspected of robbing a Hayden bank on Monday has been apprehended, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office reported. Hayden resident Charles R. Bartkowiak, 34, was arrested Monday after officials …
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 7 p.m.
Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office seeking public help to identify bank robber of Hayden bank
The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying a man who robbed a bank in Hayden, Idaho Monday afternoon.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016
100 years ago in Spokane: Bank robbers shoot grocer
From our archive, 100 years ago Two men attempted a brazen and bloody holdup of the Union Park Bank in Spokane, 2002 E. Sprague.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 4:05 p.m.
Deputies arrest suspected armed robber of Umpqua Bank in Spokane Valley
Spokane County Sheriff’s Deputies quickly made an arrest after a robbery at the Umpqua Bank in Spokane Valley this morning.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 7:59 p.m.
Bank of America on Spokane’s South Hill robbed
A man robbed the Bank of America branch at 29th Avenue and Southeast Boulevard just before 5 p.m. Thursday, escaping with an undisclosed amount of money.
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
FBI seeks suspected bank robber
Police and the FBI are searching for a man they believe attempted to rob the Bank of America branch at 501 W. Appleway Ave. in Coeur d’Alene Wednesday morning.
Fri., Aug. 26, 2016, 7:39 p.m.
Bank robbery reported inside Albertsons on Nevada
Two men robbed the U.S. Bank inside the Albertsons store at Nevada Street and Francis Avenue Friday evening, escaping on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Fri., Aug. 5, 2016, 6:08 p.m.
FBI arrests man suspected of robbing bank, shooting customer
The FBI has arrested a man they believe shot a customer during a robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank at 7404 N. Division in April.
Tue., July 19, 2016, 1:03 p.m.
Armed robbery at Spokane Valley Umpqua Bank
A masked man robbed a Spokane Valley Umpqua Bank at gunpoint Tuesday morning, escaping with cash inside a blue athletic bag.
Wed., July 6, 2016, 9:15 a.m.
Suspect in Spokane Valley credit union robbery is arrested; was apparently shot
An armed robbery suspect who was shot by a bystander last week at the STCU Spokane Valley branch was arrested Tuesday night at a nearby hotel, the Spokane County Sheriff’s …
Wed., June 15, 2016, 6:27 p.m.
Shoplifter in wrong place at the wrong time
Not only did a man suspected of stealing liquor from a north side Safeway Tuesday run right toward Sheriff’s deputies investigating a bank robbery next door, he even looked a …
Tue., June 14, 2016, 7:54 p.m.
Deputies seek bank robber but nab shoplifter
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who robbed the Chase Bank at 822 W. Francis Tuesday afternoon.
Fri., June 10, 2016, 4:29 p.m.
New credit union robbed
Police are searching for a man who robbed a bank inside the Safeway store at Mission Avenue and Hamilton Street just before noon Friday.
Wed., June 1, 2016, 5:12 p.m.
Downtown Spokane bank robbed
The Banner Bank at 508 W. Third Avenue was robbed Wednesday afternoon, the third bank robbery in the area in the last week. The initial description of the suspect is …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 7:24 p.m.
Police searching for bank robber
A robbery was reported at the Banner Bank in the 4400 block of North Division shortly after 4 p.m. Thursday and police are looking for the suspect.
Tue., May 17, 2016, 11:22 a.m.
Colorado baby sitter accused of robbing bank with kids in tow
A Colorado baby sitter is accused of using two children she was watching to help her rob a bank – a heist allegedly planned to help her pay back money …
Fri., April 29, 2016, 12:15 p.m.
Man shot in Spokane bank robbery recounts attack
At first, when he heard the command, “everybody get down,” he thought it was a joke. Luke, who asked that his last name not be used, was depositing a check …
Wed., April 13, 2016, 2:15 p.m.
Suspect shot by Denver officer wasn’t armed, police say
A bank robbery suspect wasn’t armed when he was fatally shot in a parked car by an officer on a downtown street during the busy lunchtime rush, police said Wednesday.
Thu., April 7, 2016, 6:25 p.m.
Bank robbery suspect quickly arrested in Kootenai County
A bank robbery suspect was captured and arrested as he reportedly fled the scene Thursday in North Idaho.
Sat., March 12, 2016, 2:40 p.m.
Reward offered for information on Liberty Lake robbery
Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest for a robbery at the U.S. Bank branch inside …
Tue., Dec. 15, 2015, 4:17 p.m.
N. Idaho credit union robber gets 4-year sentence
An Alaska man who robbed a credit union in North Idaho in July was sentenced Tuesday to four years in prison followed by three years of probation. Karl Erik Erickson, …
Sun., Oct. 11, 2015
Jim Kershner’s This Day in History
From our archives, 100 years ago
Sat., Oct. 10, 2015
100 years ago in Grant County: Armed posses corner bank robber
A lone bandit walked into the Wilson Creek State Bank, north of Moses Lake, and forced a teller at gunpoint to give him all of the cash. Then he locked …
Thu., Oct. 1, 2015
New details emerge in Spokane bank robbery
Phone records show that the two suspects in a Wednesday morning bank robbery texted each other about “hitting” a bank and making a “withdrawal,” according to court documents.
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 30, 2015, 7:54 p.m.
Two men arrested for morning bank robbery
Two men have been arrested in connection with a bank robbery at the Inland Northwest Bank at Ruby and Ermina around 11 a.m. Wednesday.
Thu., March 26, 2015, 4:11 p.m.
Suspected bank robber expresses concern for dogs
David C. Burns reportedly led police on a chase after committing a bank robbery Wednesday afternoon, riding his bike through alleys and across yards until he slammed into the side …
Tue., Dec. 9, 2014, 10 a.m.
Three-time bank robber pleads guilty in federal court
A man who robbed three banks in Oregon and Idaho pleaded guilty Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Coeur d’Alene.
Fri., Nov. 14, 2014
Parking ticket led police to ‘Roscoe Bandit’ suspect
On top of the years in prison he faces after he was accused this week of robbing four banks in Washington, the man the FBI believes is the “Roscoe Bandit” …