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Stories tagged: robbery

Teenage girl charged as adult in Seattle robbery that led to three police officers hurt

A 17-year-old girl has been charged as an adult in an incident in which another suspect died and three officers were wounded in an exchange of gunfire in downtown Seattle.

Two sought in fatal shooting of Yakima convenience store clerk

Police in Yakima are searching for two people suspected in the fatal shooting of a 25-year-old convenience store clerk.

Man robs woman at ATM, but deputies know where he lives

A woman reported being robbed at an ATM in North Spokane Saturday morning, but deputies knew just where to look to find the suspect.

Former Airway Heights prison guard found guilty of robbery, kidnapping

A former Airway Heights prison guard was found guilty Tuesday on all charges related to two armed robberies he committed while wearing part of his guard uniform

Woman mugged outside Safeway grocery store on South Hill

A woman required medical attention after she was mugged Sunday night outside a Safeway grocery store on the South Hill.

‘Keeping Up With the Kardashians’ delves into Paris robbery

The episode comes nearly six months after thieves stole more than $10 million in jewelry from the reality star.

Police searching for suspect in armed robbery near Walmart on Colton Street

Spokane Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a delivery driver near the Walmart Supercenter at 9212 N. Colton St. Saturday night.

UPDATED: Sun., March 19, 2017

You’re nabbed! French gendarmes find thief stuck in window

French gendarmes called to a robbery found the suspected thief stuck in a hole he’d made with a hammer in a shop window.

Two teens arrested in connection with Coeur d’Alene grocery store robbery

Police have arrested two teens in connection with an armed robbery of a grocery store in Coeur d’Alene on Saturday.

UPDATED: Fri., March 3, 2017

Supreme Court throws out sentences in Halloween robbery case

The Washington state Supreme Court on Thursday threw out the lengthy sentences of two men who were teenagers when they used a revolver to steal candy and cellphones on Halloween …

Wisconsin boy, 14, charged in fatal shooting of two brothers during robbery attempt

A 14-year-old boy accused of killing two teenage brothers during a failed home robbery in suburban Milwaukee told investigators he fired his gun after getting scared during a struggle with …

UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2017

FBI suspects serial bank robber of crimes in Spokane and Utah

A bank robber suspected in two Spokane credit union heists in early January is wanted by the FBI in connection with three bank robberies in Utah.

Woman attacked in Sprague Avenue parking lot

A woman was randomly attacked and nearly robbed in the parking lot of the Boost Mobile store on Sprague Avenue on Saturday.

Police searching for man who tried to rob Jo-Ann Fabrics

Police are looking for a man who tried to rob the Jo-Ann Fabrics store at 2801 E. 29th Ave. Thursday afternoon.

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 12, 2017

Paris officials charge first 4 suspects in Kardashian West heist

French investigators are keeping the brother of Kim Kardashian West’s Paris chauffeur in police custody along with nine other people as part of their investigation into October’s $10 million jewelry …

Sheriff’s deputies searching for man who stole shoes, threatened to stab JCPenney employee in late November

Spokane County Sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who threatened to stab a retail employee in late November.

Investigators: ‘Inside job’ suspected in Kardashian robbery

Three Paris officials, speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss the ongoing investigation, confirmed that Kardashian West’s driver the night of the robbery and his younger brother were among 17 …

17 arrested over Kardashian West jewelry heist in Paris

French police arrested 17 people Monday in the October theft of more than $10 million worth of jewelry from Kim Kardashian West, who was tied up and locked in a …

Two arrested in connection with robbery of US Bank in north Spokane

Police arrested two men Thursday evening they believe robbed a US Bank branch in North Spokane.

Kootenai sheriffs seeking help in identifying women suspected of passing stolen checks

The Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying a women suspected of passing stolen checks.

Spokane police investigating South Hill bakery robbery

Spokane police are searching for a man who robbed a South Hill bakery and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.

US Bank Branch at Northpointe Plaza robbed

Police are searching for a suspect who robbed a US Bank branch in North Spokane today. The robbery was reported just before 11 a.m., Spokane Police said. The branch is …

Man robs two Spokane credit unions

Police believe one man is responsible for of robbing two credit unions inside Safeway stores Tuesday morning.

Assailants hit licensed marijuana grow in southern Oregon

A marijuana grower in southern Oregon was beaten and robbed last month in the first reported instance of violent crime at a state-licensed cannabis production operation.

Men who carjacked Washington family to be sentenced in February

Two men who robbed a Missoula convenience store, carjacked a family from Washington and shot at police during s pursuit are scheduled to be sentenced in February.

Idaho man tries to rob St. Maries doctor at gunpoint

A North Idaho man was arrested Thursday after reportedly holding a doctor at gunpoint and demanding narcotics.

1 dead, 4 arrested in Houston armored truck robbery sting

Houston police say one gunman was killed and four others were arrested when they attempted to rob an armored truck that contained officers carrying out a sting operation.

Spokane police investigating convenience store robbery

Spokane police are searching for a man who robbed a convenience store and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Three charged in Gonzaga-area beatings and Taser assault

Charges have been filed against three men suspected of assaulting and robbing three people near Gonzaga University in July.

Man accosted by knife-wielding stranger on west end of downtown Spokane

A man was attacked and nearly robbed Wednesday by an apparent stranger while walking down the street in downtown Spokane.