Tag: armed robbery

McAllen Robbery

WATCH: Team of Gunmen Hold Up Texas Border City Jewelry Store

A team of gunmen tried to rob a jewelry store in this border city by holding a police officer and several shoppers at gunpoint. Despite no shots being fired, the robbery caused panic among local residents as various social media users and journalists claimed that the robbery was an active shooter situation.

Arlington robbery 2

WATCH: Texas Store Owners Fight Off Two Armed Robbers

Two unarmed store owners thwarted an armed robbery when they fought off two men with handguns. Police report no injuries from the incident but the two would-be robbers eventually escaped.

APD Jogger Robbery Shooting

Texas Jogger Shoots Would-Be Robber

A Texas jogger shot an alleged would-be robber while returning home from his morning workout. The jogger was not licensed to carry a handgun.

A woman holds her child after San Antonio police helped her and other shoppers exit the Rolling Oaks Mall, Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in San Antonio, after a deadly shooting. Authorities say several were injured after a robbery at the shopping mall. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)

REPORT: One Dead, Five Hospitalized in Texas Mall Robbery

News outlets in Texas are reporting that at least two shooters are involved in what appears to be a robbery gone bad in a San Antonio, Texas, mall. Reports indicate that one person was killed, and five others were taken to area hospitals. A licensed Texas gun owner stepped in and shot one robber after that man allegedly killed a Goood Samaritan.

Jeff's Jewelry

Texas Store Employee Uses AK-47 to Stop 4 Armed Robbers

An employee of a jewelry store in Conroe, Texas, pulled an AK-47 from behind the counter to stop four would-be armed robbers. One of the armed robbers opened fire and multiple employees returned fire, killing the suspect.

Armed Robbery in Texas

Video Captures Violence of Armed Robbery in Texas

A video released this week shows the moment of terror as a trio of heavily armed robbers invade a southeast Houston grocery store in an attempted robbery. It was the second armed robbery of this store in four months.

Gun barrel robbery (Geoffrey Fairchild / Flickr / CC / Cropped)

Armed Robber Attacks Pokémon Go Players

A Marine veteran who was playing Pokémon Go into the wee hours of the morning on Wednesday had to fight for his life after being attacked by an armed robber in a Lakewood, California park.

waffle-house-ap

Texas Waffle House Customer Shoots Robber Armed with AK-47

A man armed with an AK-47 is alleged to have entered a Waffle House in DeSoto, Texas, in the early morning hours last Thursday. The robbery suspect was not counting on the presence of a Texan with a Handgun License to Carry.