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Carjacking Crime Spree Ends In Arrest

Carjacking Crime Spree Ends In Arrest « CBS Denver

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The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the silver vehicle captured in this video in connection with a Navarre crime spree over the weekend. (Courtesy: SRSO’s Facebook page)

The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a silver vehicle they believe to have been used in connection to vandalized property in Navarre over the weekend, and they’re not the only ones interested in bringing the perpetrators down.

Homes, vehicles and other property were significantly damaged with spray paint overnight on Saturday. On Sunday, deputies said they received multiple reports of criminal mischief in the Whispering Pines area of

Read more at: http://www.pnj.com/story/news/local/2017/12/04/vandals-spray-paint-homes-other-properties-navarre-crime-spree/919383001/

Redding Police arrest man after suspected crime spree

Redding Police say a man has been arrested after an officer found him with a stolen vehicle, drug paraphernalia, and stolen property.

Police say it all started Friday night at around 9 p.m. when Redding Police Department responded to a call of a petty theft in the 1600 block of Hilltop Drive. Ismael Herrera, 52, of Corning CA, reported he had his wallet stolen from his vehicle.

Officers learned Herrera had left his vehicle unlocked and his wallet in the glove box while at work. His wallet contained his California driver license, cash, and two credit cards. Herrera believed the crime took place between 12:00 pm and 5:00 pm. He also told officers his credit card had fraudulently been used several times that afternoon in the Mt. Shasta Mall. The suspect had charged over 700 hundred dollars within a couple hours of the original crime. Officers conducted

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Elmhurst Police Arrest 3 People Behind Morning Crime Spree

CHICAGO (CBS) — Three suspects are in custody and police are searching for a fourth involved in a hit-and-run crash and reported garage burglary in Elmhurst on Monday morning.

Police responded to a report of a garage burglary around 5 a.m. in the area of 600 Fay. When officers arrived, they attempted to stop two vehicles leaving the area. Both vehicles then fled the scene, striking a marked police squad car at West Avenue and Gladys. Police say several suspects then fled on foot heading eastbound on Freemont.

Police established a perimeter in the area, with help from K-9 units and surrounding police agencies, to begin to search the area.

Police say the suspects were located at: 463 W. North Avenue, North Avenue and Ridgeland, and in the 400 block of West Avenue.

Police recovered a loaded handgun from one of the suspects and are still looking for a fourth suspect who is believed

Read more at: http://chicago.cbslocal.com/2017/11/27/hit-and-run-crash-elmhurst-burglary/

Police arrest suspect wanted in summer crime spree

A suspect wanted for arson, attempted murder and sexual assault since the summer has been arrested, police reported.

Police said patrol officers picked the man up without a struggle when a security guard at an apartment block on the 200 block of Dufferin Avenue reported a disturbance in the early morning hours Monday.

Officers who answered the call at 12:45 a.m. took the man into custody and realized he was wanted once his identity was confirmed.

After the summer attacks, there was no indication the man was active, Winnipeg Police Services spokesman Const. Jay Murray said.

“I don’t think we thought he was in town,” Murray said.

Both the attempted murder and arson were the result of a domestic dispute. On July 15, police first reported the suspect was wanted for a sexual assault.

Two weeks later, the same man was identified as a suspect in a serious arson at an apartment building in the 400

Read more at: https://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/police-arrest-suspect-wanted-in-summer-crime-spree-459129313.html

‘Crime spree duo’ charged after dramatic arrest – 9News

Two men wanted over a string of armed robberies, ramming a police vehicle with a stolen car and a carjacking have been charged, following their dramatic arrest yesterday.

Footage taken from a police helicopter shows the men trying to escape on foot after ditching a stolen car in Wollongong.

Officers sprint after the men, aged 24 and 26, who are accused of a series of violent crimes over the weekend, and catch them after they run into a canal.

The duo allegedly travelled throughout the Riverina and Hume districts in southern NSW in a number of different stolen cars.

In one incident, a woman was hit in the stomach with the end of a firearm during an aggravated break and enter at Yanco.

The men were tracked from above by a police helicopter. (NSW Police)
The men were wanted over a series of carjackings and armed robberies. (NSW Police)
The pair were

Read more at: https://www.9news.com.au/national/2017/11/13/16/23/men-arrested-in-canal-after-dramatic-police-chase

After Arrest in San Diego, Ex-Romance Novel Cover Model Accused in Crime Spree Pleads Guilty to Robbery Charge

Former romance novel cover model David Byers has written the final chapter of his brief and wild history as a fugitive bank robber.

Model David Byers has been arrested in connection with multiple robberies, police said. (Credit: Michael Stokes)

Model David Byers has been arrested in connection with multiple robberies, police said. (Credit: Michael Stokes)

On Tuesday — roughly six months after he was captured in San Diego — Byers pleaded guilty in federal court in Connecticut to a charge of robbery.

The charge stemmed from a series of April stick-ups that kept the 35-year-old running from the law for nearly two weeks, according to authorities.

Byers, of Solana Beach, appeared on the covers of four romance novels, L.A.-based photographer Michael Stokes told The Times after Byers’ capture in May.

Read the full story on LATimes.com

Read more at: http://ktla.com/2017/11/08/after-arrest-in-san-diego-ex-romance-novel-cover-model-accused-in-crime-spree-pleads-guilty-to-robbery-charge/

Police arrest 5 teens after crime spree in north Charlotte | Charlotte …

Five teenagers have been arrested after a Saturday morning crime spree ended with police pulling one suspect from a flaming car, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police.

Police said the teens stole the white Ford Escape from the driveway of a home on Fairvista Drive, which is off Highland Creek Parkway in north Charlotte, between 1 a.m. and 8 a.m. Saturday.

People on five other streets in the Highland Creek neighborhood reported car break-ins during the same time frame.

Then, at 8:09 a.m., a male suspect with a gun robbed a Rite Aid on West W.T. Harris Boulevard. Police said the two employees inside the store at the time were not hurt. The suspect with the gun fled in the Ford Escape, and police believe other people were inside the car at that time.

Four and a half hours later, the Ford Escape was spotted near the intersection of The Plaza and Matheson Avenue. CMPD Officer

Read more at: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/crime/article179002761.html

12 hours of mayhem: San Jose police arrest five in crime spree

SAN JOSE — Police this week arrested an 18-year-old San Jose man and four juveniles ranging in age from 14 to 17 years old in connection with a roughly 12-hour crime spree that included an attempted murder, burglaries of occupied homes and a carjacking.

Michael Velavalencia, 18, of San Jose, and four juveniles were arrestedThursday in connection with a crime spree that included an attempted murder, occupied residential burglaries and a carjacking. (Courtesy of the San Jose Police Department)
Michael Velavalencia, 18, of San Jose 

The crime spree kicked off Wednesday just before 10 p.m. when three males stole merchandise from the Walgreens at 1130 Bird Avenue and knocked to the ground a clerk  who tried to stop them, said San Jose police Officer Gina Tepoorten. The clerk suffered minor injuries. The assailants escaped in a dark-colored Jeep with paper plates.

Roughly

Read more at: http://www.mercurynews.com/2017/10/13/12-hours-of-mayhem-san-jose-police-arrest-five-in-crime-spree/