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8 months 5 days ago

Man arrested for Safeway robbery

UPDATE: A Fountain man was arrested early Saturday morning for allegedly robbing a Safeway. The robbery happened Friday night at the Safeway on Mesa Ridge Parkway. Police said a man approached a female clerk and handed her a note stating he had a gun, while demanding money from the...

1 year 10 months ago

Wash. robbery suspect arrested after Colo. chase

GRANDVIEW, Wash. (AP) - A 21-year-old suspect in an armed robbery and carjackings in Washington has been arrested after a high-speed chase in Colorado. Authorities say Marcel Maldonado was arrested Saturday afternoon in a stolen Volkswagen Jetta by Colorado law officers, following a chase that hit speeds of 140 mph....

2 years 2 months ago

Police looking for armed robber

Colorado Springs police are searching for a man they say robbed the Subway sandwich shop at 5613 N. Academy Blvd., demanding money from the clerk with a gun. In a report police say a lone gunman entered through the rear door of the store around 9 p.m. Saturday night...

2 years 4 months ago

Pueblo Police seek hold up man

Pueblo Police are looking for a suspect in a robbery at JR's County Store in the 500 block of E. Abriendo on May 20. The man demanded money, while holding his hand under his shirt as if he had a weapon. His face was covered with a white bandanna....

2 years 4 months ago

Store robbed with box cutter

Pueblo Police are trying to find a man who robbed a Dollar General, 1245 Spruce Street, on Monday afternoon. The suspect used a box cutter as a weapon. After he got money from the cash register he left on foot. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male...

2 years 6 months ago

Pueblo Police arrest robbery suspect

Pueblo Police arrested a suspect in an armed robbery this morning, miles from the crime scene. Around 10:10 a.m. the Flowerama at 1244 Lake Avenue was robbed. The suspect was seen leaving in a VW Beetle with Pueblo West plates. Corporal Lee Karr saw the vehicle and followed it...

2 years 7 months ago

Walgreens narcotics thief strikes again

Colorado Springs police are looking for the man who stole prescription painkillers from the Wallgreens store at 7390 Rangewood Drive this afternoon. He is believed to be the same suspect responsible for the robberies of six Wallgreens stores in recent weeks. Officials tells News 5 the M.O. is always...

2 years 9 months ago

Bank robbery suspect caught

Colorado Springs Police have arrested a suspect in four area bank robberies. In recent weeks three banks in Pueblo and one in Colorado Springs have been robbed by a man police called "brazen." Yesterday in Cripple Creek Shawn Godbey, 36, was arrested. He's being held in Colorado Springs on...

2 years 9 months ago

Vectra Bank robbed

The Vectra Bank on Highway 50 in Pueblo was robbed this afternoon. Police blame the same man who robbed and Ent Credit Union branch yesterday and a Sunflower Bank a few days ago. The man showed the teller a note which demanded cash. He did not show a weapon....

2 years 10 months ago

Soldier stops would-be robbers

Colorado Springs Police say a soldier with a concealed weapons permit stopped two men that attempted to rob him and his wife. The soldier and his wife had just transferred from Fort Hood and were taking a walk last night when two masked men approached them at Fairmont Place...

2 years 11 months ago

Man robs Walgreens in a wig--twice

Police are hoping someone will recognize this wigged Walgreens robber. Police he's hit up two different pharmacies for prescription pills.The first incident happened on 10-27-11, at 8:35pm. The man walked into the Walgreens Pharmacy located at 1920 S Chelton Rd., displayed a weapon and demanded pills. It happened...

3 years 1 month ago

Masked man robs Big R store

Sheriff's investigators are looking for an armed robbery suspect who wore a mask. This image from the surveillance camera at the Big R store in Widefield shows the suspect wearing a skeleton mask and gloves. The suspect is 5 feet 5 inches tall with a thin build. His...

3 years 1 month ago

2 People robbed at gunpoint overnight

Colorado Springs Police are looking for a suspect that was involved in a personal armed robbery early Saturday morning at around 1:45am in the 300 block of Shadow Ridge Grove. Police report that there were two adults victims who claim they were threatened by a lone Black male with braided...

3 years 1 month ago

Wal-Mart robbed

AURORA, Colo. (AP) - Police are searching for two men who reportedly waved guns, demanded money and fired a shot a security guard's vehicle during a robbery at an Aurora Wal-Mart store. KMGH-TV reports the robbery Friday night sent customers and cashiers scrambling for cover on the floor. Witnesses say...

3 years 1 month ago

Two D-11 schools on lockdown after robbery

Keller Elementary School and Russell Middle School in Colorado Springs are on precautionary lock down while police search for a robbery suspect. We're told the robbery happened at a nearby Radio Shack on Austin Bluffs. A D-11 spokesperson says no one is in danger at the schools.

3 years 2 months ago

Murder suspect caught

The man suspected of gunning down and killing one man and shooting another during an attempted robbery last week at a eastside Colorado Springs Auto Zone is now off the streets. "Earlier today our investigators and patrol officers caught up to Ernest Schmidt, otherwise known as Edward Coffey." explains Sgt....

3 years 3 months ago

Chihuahua saves the day

A small Chihuahua saved the day in Altadena, Calif. Two hooded men, one with a rifle, tried to rob the Ace Smoke Shop on July 7. The men demanded money and when the store owner began putting money in a backpack carried by one of the men, and...

3 years 5 months ago

Drug store robbed by masked bandit

Shortly after midnight Sunday morning a masked man entered the Walgreens store located in the 2900 block of N. Nevada Ave and jumped the counter indicating he may have a gun. The mask he was wearing only partially covered the lower portion of his face and store clerks and video...

3 years 5 months ago

Police continue to investigate home invasion

The Colorado Springs Police Department is looking for three suspects involved in a home invasion that occurred at 900 S. Conejos Street in Colorado Springs around 6:40 P.M. Saturday. Officers who were dispatched to the scene report that three suspects came to house, walked in uninvited, and demanded money and...

3 years 5 months ago

Bank Robbery suspect caught

Colorado Springs Police have arrested a bank robbery suspect only minutes after the robbery happened. The robbery was reported at the TCF Bank at 4330 N. Academy. A few minutes later at Austin Bluffs and Nevada an officer spotted a vehicle that matched a description of one used in...

3 years 6 months ago

Relatives of Colorado suspect charged

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) - Federal charges have been filed against relatives of a man accused in the slaying of a Chattanooga police officer. Colorado fugitive Jesse R. Matthews has been accused in the Saturday shooting death of Chattanooga police Sgt. Tim Chapin during a robbery attempt. Matthews remains in...

3 years 6 months ago

Suspected purse snatchers caught

A woman was robbed at knife point on Pueblo's north side this afternoon, and Pueblo Police quickly caught two men. It happened outside a bingo parlor at Fortino and Club Manor. The woman said her purse was taken. Police converged on the scene and were able to arrest...

3 years 6 months ago

Police arrest one in home invasion

Colorado Springs Police have arrested one man in a home invasion that happened overnight. It happened in the 5100 block of Galley Road. Detectives arrested Stephen Williams, 20, of Colorado Springs. He is being held on robbery charges involving an at-risk adult. He was arrested in a parking lot...

3 years 7 months ago

Pueblo break ins have neighbors nervous

Police police are investigating a number of home break ins in the neighborhood near 31st Street and San Isabel. "Definitely a pattern," says Sergeant Rick Lancendorfer. Police say as early as Friday night, an elderly man was beaten and his car keys were stolen. A care taker found...

3 years 7 months ago

Man armed with knife, robs downtown shop

Colorado Springs Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred at an AT&T store located at the corner of Bijou St. and North Tejon shortly after 6:00 p.m. Saturday. Allegedly the suspect who was described as a Hispanic male5'-8" tall, thin build, wearing a beanie cap, blue hooded sweatshirt,...

3 years 7 months ago

Md. police look into death inside upscale shop

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) - Police say a woman employee at an upscale athletic apparel store in Bethesda has been killed and another woman worker was sexually assaulted after they were attacked during a robbery attempt. Police said Saturday the woman who survived is talking to detectives. Montgomery County police...

3 years 7 months ago

Arrests made in bank robberies

Colorado Springs Police will hold a news conference this afternoon to announce the arrest of two people believed responsible for eight area bank robberies. Colorado Springs has had as many bank robberies this year so far as in all of last year. According to police, these arrests solve all...

3 years 7 months ago

Clerk stabbed during robbery

A store clerk was reportedly stabbed several times this afternoon in Colorado Springs. It started as a robbery at a Game Stop near North Carefree and Powers. One clerk was taken to a hospital with serious injuries. Another clerk was also stabbed less severely. Police are looking for...

3 years 8 months ago

Police look for robbery suspect

Colorado Springs Police Detectives are looking for a man who robbed a credit union last week. Just before noon last Thursday a man went into the Aventa Credit Union and presented a note that demanded money. He's described as caucasian, 30s or 40s over six feet tall and...

3 years 9 months ago

Police investigate attempted bank robbery

Colorado Springs Police are investigating an attempted robbery at a bank in downtown Colorado Springs. It happened around 8:50 a.m. at Colorado Capital Bank at 2 South Cascade. The suspect showed a handgun and demanded cash. Police said he left with no money, he apparently was "spooked" by...

3 years 9 months ago

Robbery suspect sought

The Colorado Springs Police Department is looking for a man who stole pain killers from a pharmacy on January 4. According to police, the suspect threatened a pharmacist at a Walgreens at 4713 Flintridge Drive, and demanded Oxycontin. The suspect is described as white, and wearing a dark...

3 years 10 months ago

Robbery suspects sought

Colorado Springs police are looking for two men who robbed a medical marijuana center Saturday night. The men held the clerk at the SSI Care Center at gunpoint and demanded money and marijuana before leaving through the building's back door. The suspects are described as both being black men,...

3 years 11 months ago

License plate leads police to robber

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Police say a New Hampshire woman charged with robbing a pharmacy wasn't hard to find: Her name was on the license plate of the getaway car. Police say a motorist watched the woman flee from a Rite Aid parking lot in Manchester. The witness also...

4 years 3 days ago

Man holds up store at gunpoint

The El Paso County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery at a liquor store. It happened Saturday at approximately 10:00 p.m. at Stratmoor Liquors. The store is located at 1807 B. Street. Investigators say the man entered the store, showed a hand gun and demanded money. A release...

4 years 6 days ago

Suspect sketch released by Fort Carson

Fort Carson investigators have released this sketch of the man they believe was behind a robbery and shooting, earlier this week. It happened at the Burger King, Monday. Authorities say the man shot the store manager before leaving with more than $600. The manager is recovering. The suspect...

4 years 3 weeks ago

Law office robbed in Security

An attorney's office in Security was robbed in broad daylight Wednesday. According to the El Paso County Sheriff's Office a man walked into the law office of Kenneth Davidson in the 300 block of Main Street and demanded money. After he had showed her a gun, she handed over...

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