robbery

crime

The Wild, Terrifying Story of an Influencer's Plot to Steal a URL at Gunpoint

He's facing up to 20 years in prison for hiring someone to put a gun to a man's head and demand his domain name.
River Donaghey
4.24.19
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This Guy Broke Into a House Just to Clip His Toenails and Make Eggs, Cops Say

He also took a bath, washed his clothes and brushed his teeth before the cops arrested him.
Drew Schwartz
10.22.18
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Police Bust Three Teens and a Mum for String of Celeb Burglaries

They allegedly stole millions of dollars worth of cash and jewellery from celebrities like Rihanna, and were apparently planning to hit LeBron James and Matt Damon next.
Drew Schwartz
10.4.18
crime

The Best Way to Steal a Shark Is by Pretending It's a Baby, Apparently

Video footage shows a trio of thieves waltzing into a Texas aquarium, swaddling the shark and wheeling it out like a baby in a stroller.
Drew Schwartz
7.31.18
alcohol

Disappointed Thief Appears to Dump Non-Alcoholic Wine Haul on Side of Road

Gutted.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
5.25.18
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This Man Was Prepared to Take a Bullet for His £1,300 Louis Vuitton Bag

"You can pry it out of my cold, dead hands."
Drew Schwartz
5.21.18
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Drivers Went Nuts When This Truck Dropped Thousands in Cash on the Highway

Cops say even a school bus driver ran out to collect some of the loose cash.
Adam Forrest
5.4.18
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Baltimore Cops Carried Toy Guns to Plant on People They Shot, Trial Reveals

One officer involved in the city's massive corruption scandal said officers kept the replicas "in case we accidentally hit somebody or got into a shootout, so we could plant them".
Drew Schwartz
1.31.18
alcohol

Man Breaks into Pub, Gets Drenched in Beer, Leaves Without Stealing Anything

Good work, mate.
Ruby Lott-Lavigna
1.31.18
trauma

An Armed Robbery Ruined My European Vacation, Then My Life When I Got Home

Sometimes the psychological aftermath is more terrifying than being threatened with murder.
Nick Martinello
12.7.17
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A Band of Friendly Thieves Stole People's Shit Just by Asking, Police Say

Most of the victims were leaving New York City bars when they were robbed, and willingly handed over their wallets or phones.
Drew Schwartz
10.24.17
NEW MEXICO

Man Slaps Victim and Steals Green Chile Burger in Strange New Mexico Robbery

New Mexico is all about green chile cheeseburgers. Keep that in mind if you’re ever—EVER—thinking about stealing one.
Jelisa Castrodale
9.21.17
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