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2 Nebraska officers wounded, suspect killed in shootout

Jan. 31, 2023 13:41 PM EST

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Two Nebraska police officers were wounded and a suspect was killed in a shootout during an attempted burglary, police said. Omaha police Chief Todd R. Schmaderer said the two officers responded to a report of a burglary at a storage business around 10:30 p.m....

2 workers charged with burglary after Chicago high-rise fire

Jan. 30, 2023 15:55 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Two workers with a company hired for restoration work on a Chicago high-rise apartment building following a deadly fire allegedly stole $19,000 and jewelry from one resident's apartment, authorities said. The men, ages 20 and 26, are both charged with felony...

Man accused in substation vandalism is released from custody

Jan. 28, 2023 13:16 PM EST

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — One of the two men charged with vandalizing electrical substations in Washington state over the holidays to cover a burglary was ordered released from federal custody Friday to seek substance abuse help. A federal judge issued the order for Matthew Greenwood,...

Guilty verdict in 2017 Hawaii vacation rental murder

Jan. 20, 2023 16:48 PM EST

HONOLULU (AP) — A jury on Friday found a man guilty in the 2017 murder of a woman cleaning a Hawaii vacation rental house and the kidnapping of her 8-year-old daughter. Jurors found Stephen Brown guilty of second-degree murder, first-degree burglary and two counts of kidnapping. ...

Actor Ezra Miller gets fine, probation after home break-in

Jan. 13, 2023 16:34 PM EST

Actor Ezra Miller pleaded guilty Friday to a charge stemming from a break-in and theft of alcohol at a neighbor's home in Vermont, one of a string of arrests and reports of erratic behavior last year that stretched from Hawaii to New England. Miller, who appeared in several...

San Diego County deputy arrested for burglary and drugs

Jan. 06, 2023 21:13 PM EST

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A veteran San Diego County sheriff's deputy was arrested Friday on suspicion of committing burglary and possessing drugs, authorities said. Cory Richey, who has been with the department since 2007, was taken into custody as he arrived at work, a Sheriff's...

Stealing home? Man accused of burglarizing Brewers clubhouse

Jan. 06, 2023 11:58 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — A man passed out in the bushes outside the Milwaukee Brewers' stadium after a game and, upon awakening, entered the team's clubhouse and stole electronics, a credit card, team memorabilia and other items, according to a criminal complaint. The 25-year-old man was...

Florida sheriff: Burglars call 911 to get help moving stuff

Jan. 03, 2023 09:15 AM EST

POINCIANA, Fla. (AP) — Two people in Florida were arrested after one of them made a 911 call to get help with moving their belongings from a home they were burglarizing, authorities said. Deputies responded to a home Saturday after a 911 call was made but nobody spoke, the Polk...

Woman caught stealing Christmas presents from De Niro home

Dec. 19, 2022 17:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A suspected serial burglar was caught Monday while attempting to poach Christmas presents from actor Robert De Niro’s Manhattan home, police said. Officers had been tracking the real-life Grinch amid a string of recent robberies and saw her bust into “The...

Burglary suspect killed in Mississippi, probe underway

Dec. 10, 2022 13:03 PM EST

KILN, Miss. (AP) — A Mississippi sheriff's deputy fatally shot a person Saturday after responding to a burglary call. Hancock County deputies were called about 7:30 a.m. to a report of a burglary at a residence in Kiln, the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation said in a news...