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Taunton man held without bail in alleged armed robbery, carjacking crime spree

TAUNTON — A Taunton man who police say embarked on a three-week crime spree in Fall River, Taunton and Easton is being held without bail pending a hearing next month in Taunton District Court.

Eric James Ortiz, last known address 1 Karena Drive, apt. 14 of Country Village Estates, is facing two counts of armed robbery and one count of carjacking.

Ortiz, 26, was nabbed Oct. 16 by Easton detectives at a Bellingham residence, on the same day he allegedly robbed an Easton Papa Gino’s by grabbing his pants to suggest he was carrying a gun, police said.

Fall River police had been looking for him since the evening of Sept. 27, when Ortiz allegedly carjacked a vehicle at 9 p.m. in the parking lot of the CVS store on President Avenue.

Forty minutes later, police say, he robbed the Mobil gas station at 1088 County St.

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Taunton man held without bail in alleged armed robbery, carjacking …

TAUNTON — A Taunton man who police say embarked on a three-week crime spree in Fall River, Taunton and Easton is being held without bail pending a hearing next month in Taunton District Court.

Eric James Ortiz, last known address 1 Karena Drive, apt. 14 of Country Village Estates, is facing two counts of armed robbery and one count of carjacking.

Ortiz, 26, was nabbed Oct. 16 by Easton detectives at a Bellingham residence, on the same day he allegedly robbed an Easton Papa Gino’s by grabbing his pants to suggest he was carrying a gun, police said.

Fall River police had been looking for him since the evening of Sept. 27, when Ortiz allegedly carjacked a vehicle at 9 p.m. in the parking lot of the CVS store on President Avenue.

Forty minutes later, police say, he robbed the Mobil gas station at 1088 County St.

Read more at: http://www.tauntongazette.com/news/20171031/taunton-man-held-without-bail-in-alleged-armed-robbery-carjacking-crime-spree

NUTS: Man goes on crime spree armed only with SNICKERS

The 26-year-old ex con, brandishing the bar like a gun, robbed four shops and a woman before being arrested in the Russian city of Tomsk.

The man, who has not been named, has been sentenced to six years in jail for robbery carried out with a fake weapon.

The crimes were carried out last March, just five months after he was released from jail for previous offences.

Read more at: https://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/latest-news/655812/snickers-man-armed-russia-crime-spree-chocolate-bar-robbery

Russian man goes on crime spree armed only with Snickers | Daily …

The 26-year-old ex con, brandishing the bar like a gun, robbed four shops and a woman before being arrested in the Russian city of Tomsk.

The man, who has not been named, has been sentenced to six years in jail for robbery carried out with a fake weapon.

The crimes were carried out last March, just five months after he was released from jail for previous offences.

Read more at: https://www.dailystar.co.uk/news/latest-news/655812/snickers-man-armed-russia-crime-spree-chocolate-bar-robbery

East Bay crime spree suspects arrested after 19 armed robberies this summer


Police have arrested two men suspected of carrying out a spree of 19 armed robberies up and down the East Bay this summer. The suspects targeted businesses that included gas stations, liquor stores, dry cleaners and sandwich shops, police said.

Oakland Police officers arrested 34-year-old Rahin Wahab of Turlock during a robbery in progress on Sept. 26. Further investigation from the arrest led San Leandro Police Department detectives to a second suspect, 34-year-old Hedya Bayanzay of Lodi, who was arrested in his home on Sept. 28.

The Alameda Court District Attorney charged Wahab but released Bayanzay with no charges at this time, police said. Police are continuing to investigate the case.

Anyone with information on the case can contact (510) 577-3230.

Read more at: http://www.sfchronicle.com/crime/article/East-Bay-crime-spree-suspects-arrested-after-19-12259772.php

East Bay crime spree suspects arrested after 19 armed robberies this summer

Police have arrested two men suspected of carrying out a spree of 19 armed robberies up and down the East Bay this summer. The suspects targeted businesses that included gas stations, liquor stores, dry cleaners and sandwich shops, police said.

Oakland Police officers arrested 34-year-old Rahin Wahab of Turlock during a robbery in progress on Sept. 26. Further investigation from the arrest led San Leandro Police Department detectives to a second suspect, 34-year-old Hedya Bayanzay of Lodi, who was arrested in his home on Sept. 28.

The Alameda Court District Attorney charged Wahab but released Bayanzay with no charges at this time, police said. Police are continuing to investigate the case.

Read more at: http://www.sfgate.com/crime/article/East-Bay-crime-spree-suspects-arrested-after-19-12259772.php

Rock Hill teen charged with 3 armed robberies in crime spree, police say

ROCK HILL After alert patrol cops saw the getaway car, police in Rock Hill have charged a teen with three armed robberies during a 90 minute span Saturday night that left two people injured.

Jaden Nahshon Dantzler, 18, is being held without bond at the York County jail on three counts of armed robbery; two counts of assault and battery, and one charge of illegal carrying of a gun, said Capt. Mark Bollinger, spokesman for the Rock Hill Police Department.

The crimes happened between 10 p.m. and 11:30 Saturday night, incident reports show. A man told police that he was pistol-whipped and robbed at gunpoint as he waited to pick up his daughter from work at a pizza parlor on Cherry Road, police said. The man told police his cell phone was stolen and officers were able to ping the phone and find it less than a mile away, reports show.

At around

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‘Off the rails’ thug went on chilling crime spree armed with a filleting knife

A man led a violent attack on a shopkeeper and held a filleting knife to a man’s face to rob his motorbike during a “chilling” crime spree in west Hull.

Ashley Smith, 19, was also seen running through Hull city centre with a “long metal bar” after a confrontation with the owner of a laptop stolen from a takeaway.

He is today beginning his first custodial sentence after being sent to a young offender institution for more than four years after being branded “off the rails”.

Charlotte Baines, prosecuting, told Hull Crown Court the shopkeeper and his wife were both assaulted after Smith, who was high on drugs and alcohol, and two females went into a Nisa store in Cholmley Street, west Hull, at 8.15pm on April 16.

One of the females approached the counter and put a sandwich down. Told the price was £1.69, she shouted to the other female: “Borrow

Read more at: http://www.hulldailymail.co.uk/news/hull-east-yorkshire-news/off-rails-thug-went-chilling-519327

‘Off the rails’ thug went on chilling crime spree armed with a filleting …

A man led a violent attack on a shopkeeper and held a filleting knife to a man’s face to rob his motorbike during a “chilling” crime spree in west Hull.

Ashley Smith, 19, was also seen running through Hull city centre with a “long metal bar” after a confrontation with the owner of a laptop stolen from a takeaway.

He is today beginning his first custodial sentence after being sent to a young offender institution for more than four years after being branded “off the rails”.

Charlotte Baines, prosecuting, told Hull Crown Court the shopkeeper and his wife were both assaulted after Smith, who was high on drugs and alcohol, and two females went into a Nisa store in Cholmley Street, west Hull, at 8.15pm on April 16.

One of the females approached the counter and put a sandwich down. Told the price was £1.69, she shouted to the other female: “Borrow

Read more at: http://www.hulldailymail.co.uk/news/hull-east-yorkshire-news/off-rails-thug-went-chilling-519327