Theft

FILE - In this April 25, 2017, file photo, Joseph Jakubowski is escorted into a room at the Rock County Courthouse for his preliminary hearing in Janesville, Wis. Jakubowski, who is accused of stealing an arsenal of firearms from a southern Wisconsin gun shop and sending an anti-government manifesto to President Donald Trump, is set to go on trial in federal court in Madison beginning Monday, Sept. 25, 2017. (Angela Major/The Janesville Gazette via AP, File)
September 25, 2017 - 10:15 am
MADSION, Wis. (AP) — A man accused of stealing an arsenal of firearms from a southern Wisconsin gun shop and sending an anti-government manifesto to President Donald Trump says he regrets surviving his failed attempt to run from authorities. Joseph Jakubowski says his 10 days on the run last April...
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September 24, 2017 - 2:43 pm
GARNER, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina man has been accused of stealing a street sweeper and using it to drive doughnuts around a shopping mall. Garner police told local media outlets that 39-year-old Jason Lee Robinson of Raleigh was arrested Sunday and charged with larceny, driving while impaired...
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September 24, 2017 - 2:30 am
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University says gunshots believed to have been fired by suspects in an off-campus robbery led to an alert of an active shooter. The Bloomington campus sent out an alert at around 1:30 a.m. Sunday warning people to take shelter or avoid the area entirely. The...
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September 23, 2017 - 6:31 pm
MOUNT AIRY, Md. (AP) — Prosecutors will not pursue charges against two Maryland police officers who fatally shot a man during a confrontation after a traffic stop this summer. Frederick County State's Attorney Charlie Smith said in a letter obtained by the Frederick News-Post on Friday that his...
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September 23, 2017 - 12:57 pm
FEDERAL WAY, Wash. (AP) — Police in western Washington state say they've recovered a stolen motor home and reunited its owner with about 10 dogs that were inside. Authorities tell KING-TV ( http://kng5.tv/2fgIENi ) that police in Lacey on Saturday also took into custody one person in connection...
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This Wednesday, Sept 20, 2017, image released by the Colorado Springs Police Department shows a van dash camera showing a raccoon on a windshield. Officer Chris Frabbiele was responding to an accident scene in a van used by police to investigate crashes when the raccoon landed on it late Wednesday night. Police spokesman Lt. Howard Black says the raccoon hopped off the van after Frabbiele stopped it. (Colorado Springs Police Department via AP)
September 23, 2017 - 7:19 am
RACCOON JUMPS ON MOVING COLORADO POLICE VAN, TAKES A RIDE DENVER (AP) — A Colorado Springs police officer heading to an accident scene in a van got a big surprise when a raccoon jumped onto the front windshield of the vehicle and stayed there until the officer pulled over. The Denver Post reports...
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September 22, 2017 - 4:25 pm
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A former police officer in Vermont has been charged with taking heroin seized in a drug raid and giving it to an addict with whom he was having an intimate relationship. Former Royalton officer John Breault appeared in U.S. District Court in Burlington on Friday for an...
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September 22, 2017 - 6:57 am
CLEVELAND (AP) — A Cleveland couple says their pet miniature pig, which they believe was stolen during a home break-in, has been found dead. The owners of the 15-pound pig, named Spam, say that the body was found Thursday. They said last week that the pig was stolen from their home in a burglary,...
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September 21, 2017 - 1:37 pm
COCOA, Fla. (AP) — Police say a Florida gas station owner chased a man and fired a warning shot, forcing him to return some stolen beer. Orlando television station WESH reports it was the fourth time store owner Sowann Suy used his gun in defense of his store in the Atlantic coast community of...
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September 21, 2017 - 9:15 am
MOUNT PLEASANT, Pa. (AP) — A wedding DJ must stand trial or work out a plea deal on charges he stole at least $600 in gifted money at a Pennsylvania wedding he worked. State police say 38-year-old Edward McCarty told them he was having financial problems when he stole the envelopes from Jeremy and...
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