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  1. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Four teens plead guilty to armed robbery

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 02:17pm

    ... of robbery and one charge of assault with intent to rob. They told police that they “had eye contact with an unfriendly crowd around midnight” and had picked up the one-metre-long bamboo sticks ... the robbery, Leung’s stick snapped and he resorted to hitting them with his fists. The teenagers then fled the scene, dumped the backpack after finding HK$200 in it and used HK$78 on drinks ...

  2. News - China - CORRUPTION

    How a robbery led to the downfall of Shanxi political heavyweight

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 05:21am by Keira Lu Huang

    ... A high-profile robbery at the home of the chairman of a Shanxi state-owned coal firm in 2011 triggered a chain of events that contributed to the downfall of a heavyweight provincial official, a magazine claims. Caijing, a prominent mainland news magazine, reported yesterday that the handling of the robbery at the home of former Shanxi Coking Coal chairman Bai Peizhong prompted scores of retired ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US town looted as police say slain black teenager was robbery suspect

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 05:43pm by AFP

    ... Jackson's decision to spell out the allegations that Brown committed the robbery, and his releasing of surveillance video, angered lawyers for Brown's family and others, including congressman ...

  4. News - China Insider - OVERSEAS CHINESE

    Chinese embassy tells merchants in S Africa to arm themselves after deadly robberies

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 03:41pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com Chinese shopping centres in Johannesburg plan to establish a private armed security force after a spate of deadly violent crimes against Chinese people in South Africa’s largest city. Administrators of nine Chinese malls agreed to set up the agency after more than 200 crimes against Chinese people – many of them armed robberies – were reported ...

  5. News - China - CRIME

    Chinese 'jewellery thief' linked to diamond heists is arrested in Switzerland

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 02:07pm by AFP

    ... of dollars worth of diamonds across the world has been arrested in Switzerland during another robbery, Interpol said on Friday. Chinese national Jianguo Meng, 46, is linked to over a dozen heists ... to Interpol, Meng is suspected of carrying out robberies in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Malaysia, Monaco, Switzerland and Britain, and always operated in tandem with another individual. “In each ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Man jailed after failed robbery with airgun

    Posted May 27th 2014, 04:22am by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com Man jailed after failed robbery with airgun An indebted university graduate who used an airgun in a failed attempt to rob the shop where he worked was jailed ... colleagues he had tried to rob. Cheung pleaded guilty in the Court of First Instance to one count of attempted robbery, saying he had been desperate to repay a HK$28,000 credit card debt. His attempt ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Man accused of murdering elderly couple during robbery 'very sorry' they died

    Posted May 16th 2014, 05:05pm by JULIE CHU

    ... thought the robbery would end in their deaths. Tse Chi-shing, 53, told the police in a recorded interview that it was never his intention to take the lives of Tsui Bing-cheung, 82, and Ip Cheung-tai, 75, on December 13, 2012. “I did not expect the robbery would become a killing. I feel very sorry about it,” Tse told the police. The prosecution played a video of Tse’s interview ...

  8. Bank robber has a change of heart

    Posted Dec 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a bank robber and is in prison. Jem (Jeremy Renner) is Doug's best friend and one of his three partners in crime. In their last robbery, Jem takes bank manager Claire Keesey (Rebecca Hall) ...

  9. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US reality show Cops goes wrong as police kill robber and TV crewman

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 10:17pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Omaha, United States Reality show Cops goes wrong as police kill two Police officers who opened fire while disrupting a robbery at a fast-food restaurant in the US ... the pellet gun before officers returned fire during the incident in Omaha, Nebraska, on Tuesday, police chief Todd Schmaderer said. He said witnesses and officers thought the robbery suspect's ...




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