Stories tagged: burglar
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 2:28 p.m.
Boise man shot in confrontation with suspected burglar
Police say a Boise homeowner was wounded when he confronted a suspected burglar who pulled a gun and shot him.
Mon., June 19, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
Pet squirrel that foiled Idaho home burglary returns to wild
Joey the squirrel, who police credited with scaring off a burglar trying to break into his home’s gun safe, made his long goodbyes earlier this month, then scampered up a …
Sun., April 16, 2017, 4:09 p.m.
Tacoma homeowner fatally shoots intruder
Sheriff’s deputies in Pierce County say they are investigating after a homeowner shot and killed an intruder.
Wed., April 17, 2013, 6:11 p.m.
Federal judge details ordeal caused by burglar
Testifying as a victim, a federal judge today explained how a prolific South Hill burglar traumatized his family, forcing him night after night to explain to his young children that …
Tue., July 19, 2011, 2:44 p.m.
Convicted burglar escapes from Benewah County Jail
A convicted burglar escaped Friday night from the Benewah County Jail in St. Maries.
Sat., Feb. 21, 2009
Cops find no link between bomb, guns
A Molotov cocktail found at Gonzaga University, a student expelled and guns found off campus painted a frightening picture Thursday. The discoveries of the homemade bomb and the guns remain …
Thu., Sept. 25, 2008
Creepy crimes call for equally creepy sentences
Anyone who has ever listened to talk radio or their loud-mouthed, half-drunken relatives at Thanksgiving knows that the American judicial system doesn’t work. One of the big flaws is that …