Robbery

Robert Wayne Montroy
Robert Wayne Montroy (Booking photo)
April 16, 2019 - 2:10 pm
In one case, he approached an elderly man and asked for directions to Gratiot, police say.
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March 27, 2019 - 12:34 pm
The victim was treated for a non-life-threatening injury and released.
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FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2019 file photo, Wilber Ernesto Martinez-Guzman, 19, of El Salvador, is escorted into the courtroom for his initial appearance in Carson City Justice Court in Carson City, Nev. A detective says the Salvadoran immigrant charged with four Nevada murders told police he robbed and killed his elderly victims during a 10-day rampage in January because he needed money to buy methamphetamine. According to a grand jury transcript obtained by The Associated Press, the Reno detective testified last week that Martinez-Guzman broke into tears and repeatedly called himself an "idiot" before confessing to the murders. (AP Photo/Scott Sonner, File)
March 21, 2019 - 12:41 pm
RENO, Nev. (AP) — A detective says a Salvadoran immigrant charged with four Nevada murders told police he robbed and killed his elderly victims during a 10-day rampage in January because he needed money to buy methamphetamine. The detective told the grand jury, which indicted Wilber Ernesto...
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Oakland City Councilwoman Lynette McElhaney, the mother of Victor McElhaney, 21, a University of Southern California student killed Sunday, March 10, 2019, during an attempted robbery, talks about her son during a news conference on the USC campus in Los Angeles Tuesday, March 12, 2019. She described her son's life from a high-risk pregnancy through an early talent for drumming to his start of classes at USC. "Victor's not a homicide number or statistic, or just another black boy gunned down in South Central Los Angeles," she said. "I want you all to know that Victor came into the world a drummer. He was drumming from the moment he could sit up." Detectives were searching for three or four male suspects (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)
March 13, 2019 - 1:17 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The emotionally shaken family of a University of Southern California student killed during an off-campus robbery attempt asked Tuesday that anyone with information about possible suspects call Los Angeles police investigators. Music student Victor McElhaney, 21, was shot early...
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FILE - This undated file booking photo provided by the FBI shows Richard Gathercole of Roundup, Mont. Dubbed the AK-47 bandit and accused of holding up banks in several states, Gathercole has pleaded guilty to robbing a bank in Nebraska. He could face up to 35 years in prison after admitting in federal court on Monday, March 11, 2019, that he used an AK-47 while robbing a Nebraska City bank in 2014. (FBI via AP, File)
March 12, 2019 - 11:44 am
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A Montana man dubbed the AK-47 bandit for the assault rifle he's accused of using to hold up banks in several states has pleaded guilty to robbing a bank in Nebraska. Richard Gathercole, 40, could face up to 35 years in prison after admitting Monday in federal court that he...
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This photo provided by the Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department shows Conor McGregor. Authorities say mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo. A Miami Beach police report says the 30-year-old McGregor was arrested Monday, March 11, 2019 and charged with robbery and criminal mischief. (Miami-Dade Corrections and Rehabilitation Department via AP)
March 11, 2019 - 10:37 pm
MIAMI (AP) — Mixed martial artist and boxer Conor McGregor has been arrested in South Florida for stealing the cellphone of someone who was trying to take his photo, authorities said. According to a Miami Beach police report, the 30-year-old McGregor was arrested Monday afternoon and charged with...
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March 10, 2019 - 10:59 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A student who is the son of an Oakland, California, city councilwoman was shot and killed in what might have been a robbery attempt near the University of Southern California campus, officials said. Victor McElhaney, who was studying at USC's Thornton School of Music, was killed...
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March 01, 2019 - 7:01 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — A review of a former Texas death row inmate's case has determined he is innocent of fatally shooting a Houston police officer nearly 16 years ago, blaming his wrongful conviction on prosecutorial misconduct, a district attorney announced Friday. A nine-month review by a special...
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February 25, 2019 - 6:30 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A news station says a security guard for a filming crew that was robbed while covering the Oakland teachers strike is stable in a hospital after being shot. CBS affiliate KPIX said authorities arrested a man suspected of shooting the guard in the confrontation that took place...
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February 24, 2019 - 11:40 pm
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Authorities arrested a man suspected of shooting the security guard of a news crew that was robbed while covering the Oakland teachers strike, according to a statement by the CBS affiliate. KPIX said a reporter and a photographer were gathering interviews Sunday about the...
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