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Armed Robbery

Man robbed at gun point after fireworks

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videoWilmington Police say a man was robbed at gun point after the fireworks early Saturday morning. Police say the male victim met a woman during the show and the pair planned to head back to her house just after 2 a.m. While the couple was walking to her home, the victim says they were approached by three mean near S. 5th Avenue and Meares Street. Full story...
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Police search for suspect after Family Dollar robbed

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videoWilmington Police are searching for a man they say robbed Family Dollar on Market Street. Investigators say a Hispanic male, with curly, shoulder length hair, about 5'11" tall and 175 pounds talked with the cashier for 90 minutes before stealing money from the register Thursday night. Full story...
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WPD: Attempted armed robbery reported while officers still on scene nearby

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Police are investigating after they say the second of two robberies was reported while officers were still on the scene of the first crime less than a block away. Full story...
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WPD: Armed robbers who held gun to man's head get away with cash, keys

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Police are investigating after they say two robbers held a gun to a man's head when they broke into his home, before getting away with cash and keys from inside Monday morning. Full story...
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Man arrested after armed robbery at Scotchman sparks short chase

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video Police arrested a man they say used a gun to steal cash from a Wilmington Scotchman store early this morning, sparking a short chase with officers. Full story...
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Police: Masked robbers arrested for bank robbery

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Burgaw Police Department responded to an armed robbery at the North Carolina State Employees Credit Union early Friday morning. Full story...
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Deputies looking for man who robbed Kangaroo Express with gun

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videoDeputies are investigating after they say a man robbed a Kangaroo Express with a long gun early this morning. Full story...
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Police: Man robbed Scotchman store with knife, got away with cash

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Police are investigating after they say a man robbed a Wilmington Scotchman store with a knife early this morning. Full story...
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WPD looking for duo after armed robberies reported minutes apart

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videoPolice are searching for a duo they say attempted to rob a Wilmington convenience store minutes before getting away with cash at another just a few blocks away. Full story...
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Wilmington Police searching for man who robbed taxi driver at gunpoint

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Police are searching for a man they say robbed a Wilmington cab driver at gunpoint early this morning, just as he pulled into the Creekwood community to drop the man off. Full story...
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WPD searching for man who used revolver to rob man selling ice cream

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Police are searching for a man they say used a gun to rob a man on his bicycle selling ice cream in the Long Leaf Park area yesterday. Wilmington Police say just after 4:30 p.m. they got a call reporting the crime in the 2700 block of Vance Street. Full story...
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Police: Woman robbed at gunpoint by trio who stole pizza box, bag

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videoPolice are investigating after they say three people robbed a woman at gunpoint near a Wilmington convenience store, getting away with a pizza and her bag. Full story...
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DEVELOPING: Ogden Papa Johns armed robbery, investigators looking for suspect

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Investigators searching for suspect in armed robbery in Ogden Friday night. Suspect held up employee and demanded money from the cash register and safe of Market Street Papa John's Pizza. Suspect described as a Black Male approximately 5’10” tall. Full story...
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Police: Woman was followed home from airport, robbed at knife-point

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Police are investigating an armed robbery after they say a woman was followed home from the airport and robbed at knife-point outside of her home. Full story...
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