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Bail set at $500K for man accused of 4 Fargo robberies

Jun. 12, 2021 10:36 AM EDT

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Bail has been set at $500,000 cash for a man accused of robbing four Fargo businesses. KFGO radio reports Hunter Havisto, 21, made his first court appearance Friday in Cass County District Court. Havisto is...

Man sentenced in home invasion that led to 2 Lincoln deaths

Jun. 11, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A man who prosecutors said planned a home invasion that led to the deaths of two people in Lincoln has been sentenced to between 40 and 52 years in prison. Rubin J. Thomas, of Lincoln, was sentenced Thursday for robbery and burglary in the July 2019...

Police: 'Crawling burglar' wormed way into many restaurants

Jun. 11, 2021 08:43 AM EDT

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Police say they’ve nabbed a man they call “the crawling burglar” for crawling through windows of metro Atlanta restaurants and then slithering across the floor to avoid motion detectors. He is linked to at least a dozen such crimes, in which...

Officers not indicted in Honolulu shooting that killed teen

Jun. 09, 2021 23:06 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — Grand jurors have declined to indict three Honolulu police officers in a shooting that killed a 16-year-old boy. The Honolulu prosecuting attorney's office said it presented evidence to a grand jury Wednesday seeking indictments of the three officers....

Two arrested after Maryland police officer struck by car

Jun. 09, 2021 18:04 PM EDT

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (AP) — Two people were arrested Wednesday and a search was underway for a third suspect after an officer was struck by a car as he responded to a report of a theft, Prince George’s County police said. A police spokesman said a caller reported that...

Burglary leads to fire, injuring 4 officers, man in garage

Jun. 07, 2021 12:32 PM EDT

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man is hospitalized in critical condition after a burglary led to a fire that also caused minor injuries to four Wichita police officers. Police say the officers responded Sunday night to a 911 call about a burglary in progress inside a home's...

Man to plead guilty to injuring women with nail-studded club

Jun. 06, 2021 09:26 AM EDT

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A western Indiana man will plead guilty in a 2020 attack in which he entered a home swinging a nail-studded wooden club, leaving two women with facial wounds and injuring three other people. Chelton R. James, 23, had faced a trial set for Monday...

Records: Teen killed by Honolulu police shot in back of head

Jun. 04, 2021 19:06 PM EDT

HONOLULU (AP) — A 16-year-old boy who was shot and killed by Honolulu police arrived at an emergency room with gunshot wounds to the back of his head and to his shoulders, according to hospital records provided by a lawyer representing the teen's family. “It's...

Judge upholds sentence for criminal kicked by officer

Jun. 04, 2021 16:28 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge refused on Friday to reduce the prison sentence of a habitual criminal who made headlines after being kicked in the face by a police officer in 2013. Lateef Dickerson failed to demonstrate any "extraordinary circumstances” that...

Man charged with drilling holes, stealing underwear

Jun. 04, 2021 12:24 PM EDT

LA CROSSE, Wis. (AP) — A La Crosse man has been charged with drilling holes in his neighbor's walls to spy on her and stealing nearly $100 worth of her underwear. Robert Kautzmann, 30, was charged Wednesday with felony burglary as well as misdemeanor counts of invasion...