Armed Robbery

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Brooklyn Man Gets 7 Years In Prison For Robbing Teen Of Sneakers, iPhone

Victor Santana, 20, pleaded guilty to first degree robbery last month and was sentenced on Wednesday.


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New Jersey Deli Owner Talks About Foiling Robbery With Hot Oil

A Linden, N.J. deli owner was talking Tuesday afternoon about his successful fight against an armed robber with only hot oil as a weapon.


Police released these images of the men wanted in connection with a Bronx armed robbery. (Suspect #1 (L), suspect #2 (R)) (credit: NYPD)

Police Searching For Bronx Armed Robbery Suspects

According to police, one suspect held down the victim while the other went into the salon and took several thousand dollars in cash, police said.


Bronx hair salon robbery suspects. (credit: NYPD)

Surveillance Images Show Bronx Armed Robbery Suspects

According to police, the two suspects entered the El Truco Hair Salon around 6 p.m. last Sunday. One of the men showed a gun and ordered everyone inside the hair salon to the back of the store.


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Police Seek Robbers Who Held Up Clothing Store In Flatbush, Brooklyn

Police on Sunday were asking for help from the public in finding the suspects who robbed a department store in Flatbush, Brooklyn.


Robbery suspects caught on video inside Kennedy Fried Chicken in The Bronx (NYPD)

Caught On Video: Armed Robbers Take Register From Kennedy Fried Chicken In The Bronx

Police are searching for a pair of brazen robbers who made off with a cash register from a fast-food restaurant in the Bronx.


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L.I. Armed Robbery Suspect Tased By Police

Joseph Pittman was confronted by police in the parking lot as he was trying to flee. Pittman, 34, allegedly brandished the knife and threatened to hurt himself. The officers used their tasers to restrain Pittman, according to police.


The NYPD said this man robbed two livery cab drivers on Feb 28 and March 4, 2013. (credit: NYPD)

Police: Man Wanted For Two Armed Robberies Of Livery Cab Drivers

The incidents happened in the Clason Point and Castle Hill sections of the Bronx.


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NYPD Looking For Bronx Armed Robbery Suspect

At 8 p.m. on Thursday December 27, a man brandishing a firearm entered the Intervale Superior Deli on Intervale Avenue and demanded money.


Suspects sought in six Queens robberies. (credit: NYPD)

Suspects Sought In Six Armed Robberies In Queens

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477).


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Suffolk County Armed Robbery Suspect Sought By Police

According to police, the gas station employee was in his booth when the suspect approached, displayed a gun and demanded cash. The suspect then shot the victim and took off with an undetermined amount of cash, police said


Bay Ridge Robbery Suspects (credit: NYPD)

Police Release Surveillance Video Showing Bay Ridge Armed Robbery Suspects

The suspects are seen in the surveillance video running down the street, where they then got into a silver or grey four-door sedan and took off with an undetermined amount of money, according to police.


Brooklyn Yogurt Shop Robbery Suspect (credit: NYPD)

Brooklyn Sandwich And Yogurt Shop Robbery Suspect Nabbed, Charged With 10 Counts

Robert Colson, 47, was arrested on Friday at a motel after an anonymous Crimestoppers tip was called in.


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Suspect Sought In Four Armed Robberies In Manhattan

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 577-TIPS (8477).


Chestnut Ridge home that was robbed by three armed men (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Men Claiming To Be Police Rob Home In Rockland County

Ramapo Police said three armed men dressed all in black with their faces covered showed up to the back door of 51 Sutin Place, a usually quiet block in Chestnut Ridge, just before 2 a.m.