Monthly Archives: February 2018

Heart-stopping moment moped thief weaves in and out of pedestrians then snatches victim’s phone before crime spree …

  • Thief stole moped before using it to carry out thefts in north London streets
  • He was seen on CCTV speeding down a pavement before snatching a phone
  • Pair later crashed into a BMW, injuring the passenger and leading to arrest
  • He has now been jailed for seven years after a hunting knife was found on him 

Richard Spillett, Crime Correspondent For Mailonline

Police: Man’s interstate crime spree included Winchester Golf Club burglaries

WINCHESTER, Ind. – An Ohio man already facing a neglect-of-a-dependent charge in Randolph County now stands accused of twice breaking into the Winchester Golf Club.

Jason Duane Amspaugh, 31 – of rural Union City – is preliminarily charged with burglary, theft and criminal mischief in break-ins at the golf course, 985 S. Simpson Drive, last Aug. 9 and Sept. 10.

He also faces numerous theft and burglary allegations in western Ohio counties.


►Muncie couple held in robbery spree

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Detective Charles Hoover of the Winchester Police Department investigated a possible connection to three similar burglaries at Arrowhead Golf Club in Shelby County, Ohio.

On Jan. 21, Amspaugh was arrested in Celina, Ohio, after he allegedly tried to run down a

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Crime spree costs Crystal River man five years in prison

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Cedar Rapids man sentenced to 25 years for crime spree | The …

Trish Mehaffey

The Gazette

Cedar Rapids man sentenced to 25 years for crime spree

6th Judicial District presents awards to court staff

Trial reset fifth time for Marengo man accused of shooting his friend in 2016

Dyersville man on the lam since 1980s sentenced to over 3 years in federal prison

President Trump nominates U.S. Magistrate CJ Williams as next U.S. District judge

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A Cedar Rapids man who went on a brief crime spree during the summer,

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Fort Mill man admits to crime spree of shooting, stolen van joyride, break-in

A Fort Mill man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for a “crime spree” in late 2016 that included a joyride in a stolen van, shooting into a business and stealing $15 in change from a dentist’s office, prosecutors said.

Gary Crockett, 42, pleaded guilty last week to burglary, malicious damage to property, grand larceny and breaking into a vehicle, said Aaron Hayes, 16th Circuit assistant solicitor. The spree of crimes happened in late September and October 2016, Hayes said.

Crockett broke into a dentist office and stole money, Hayes said. He also stole a van from a work site, and shot into a business, he said. In the car break-in, Crockett stole a gun, Hayes said.

In the dentist office theft, Crockett stole $15 in change, he said. After stealing the van, Crockett wrecked the vehicle, prosecutors said.

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Belfast car traders targeted in two-week crime spree

Police are warning car traders in Belfast to take extra precautions following a two-week crime spree targeted on the Boucher area.

Several crimes have been reported between February 3 and Valentine’s Day. Padlocks have been cut, gates forced and a hole was cut in the fence at one firm.

Several items are understood to have been stolen in the numerous heists. They included power washers, cleaning equipment and bicycles.

Crimes reported in Boucher in the last two weeks:

February 3: A premises had a hole cut in the fencing and two power washers were stolen.

February 7: A premises had its gates forced and brand new boxed bicycles were stolen.

February 12: A premises had the padlock cut on the gate and the culprits had attempted to force entry to the building unsuccessfully.

February 14: A premises had the padlock cut on the

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