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Stories tagged: robbery

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, 12:47 p.m.

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, 4:49 p.m.

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.

South Hill homeowners detain suspected car prowler who displayed replica handgun

Homeowners on the South Hill who noticed a man in their parked SUV late Tuesday chased down the suspected thief and disarmed him of a replica handgun, police said.

‘Deadliest Catch’ cast member suffered broken skull, documents show

Court documents say a man who was a cast member in the hit reality TV series “Deadliest Catch” was strangled and suffered a fractured skull during a robbery.

Arrests made in assault of “Deadliest Catch” star

The couple accused of assaulting former “Deadliest Catch” television show cast member Jake Harris have been arrested and booked into the Spokane County Jail on suspicion of first-degree robbery.

Indian Trail home invasion robbery suspect arrested

A man suspected of robbing and tying up three men in a home invasion robbery in the Indian Trail neighborhood Friday has been arrested.

Multiple guns and a vehicle stolen from home on Indian Trail Road

Multiple guns and a vehicle were stolen from a home in northwest Spokane on Friday morning.

Police say robber flashed gun at South Hill Subway restaurant

Spokane police say a man with a handgun robbed a Subway restaurant on the South Hill on Friday night, escaping with an undisclosed amount of cash.

People: Caitlyn Jenner first Kardashian clan member to speak

NEW YORK – As Kim Kardashian West remains in seclusion and off social media after her Paris ordeal, Caitlyn Jenner became the first family member to post about the armed …

Skeptical clerk foils armed robbery at Stateline

A man attempted to rob the Liberty Stop N Go at Stateline early Saturday morning but ran away after a skeptical clerk questioned whether his rifle was real and said …

Man arrested by SWAT team for robbery, burglary

Spokane’s SWAT team was used to arrest a convicted felon who police believed was armed in north Spokane Thursday evening.

Man arrested for robbery allegedly tried to pull a gun during a struggle with police

A man arrested Thursday on suspicion of robbery reportedly put up a brief fight and kept trying to reach for a gun in the waistband of his pants, according to …