ROBBERY - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/ROBBERY News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Utah police ask public to identify armed robbery suspect http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58237444-78/police-suspect-armed-robberies.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58237444-78/police-suspect-armed-robberies.html.csp">Utah police ask public to identify armed robbery suspect</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-29T16:21:55.54-06:00">Updated Jul 29, 2014 04:21PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Sandy police are looking for a man they suspect of committing two armed robberies in less than a week. Police say the suspect robbed a Conoco gas station at 8612 S. 1300 East on July 15 and a Little Caesars Pizza at 7890 S. 1300 East on July 20. Surveillance cameras at both locations recorded a short, Hispanic male concealing his face beneath an oversized red, white and black striped hooded sweatshirt. In both robberies, the suspect brandished a black handgun, took money from the register, and f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58237444@www.sltrib.com Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:21:55 MDT Armed robber strikes again, Salt Lake City police say http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58225146-78/police-coffee-robbery-lake.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58225146-78/police-coffee-robbery-lake.html.csp">Armed robber strikes again, Salt Lake City police say</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry Stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-25T17:49:07.14-06:00">Updated Jul 25, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police believe that a man who robbed a coffee shop Sunday night has struck again. Marshall James Roberts, 25, is suspected of robbing Health Care Credit Union at 769 E. South Temple about 11:00 a.m. Friday, said Salt Lake police Detective Dennis McGowan. The suspect in surveillance footage from that robbery is the same man as the one seen in footage of the robbery of Coffee Noir at 1035 E. 200 South about 8:21 p.m. Sunday. In both robberies, the suspect passed a note to an employee indicating he...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58225146@www.sltrib.com Fri, 25 Jul 2014 17:49:07 MDT Armed robberies around Salt Lake Valley likely linked, police say http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207830-78/police-robbery-cottonwood-heights.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58207830-78/police-robbery-cottonwood-heights.html.csp">Armed robberies around Salt Lake Valley likely linked, police say</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T17:07:56.762-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 05:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Police investigators from South Salt Lake and Cottonwood Heights are working together to locate a suspect they believe committed at least two armed robberies since last Wednesday. In each of the robberies, a man brandished a black handgun and concealed his face beneath a baggy, purple-and-yellow hooded sweatshirt. “It’s a pretty distinct hoodie. Especially when it’s 90 degrees outside, you’re not going to see somebody dressed like that,” said Cottonwood Heights Sgt. Corbett Ford. “I’m sitting he...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58207830@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:07:56 MDT Thieves evade police after Utah coffee shop robbery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206924-78/coffee-police-suspects-foot.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206924-78/coffee-police-suspects-foot.html.csp">Thieves evade police after Utah coffee shop robbery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Harry stevens</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T16:15:29.643-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 04:15PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two suspects remained at large Monday after robbing a Salt Lake coffee shop Sunday night. The suspected thieves, a man and a woman, entered Coffee Noir at 1035 E. 200 South about 8:21 p.m. The female suspect passed a note across the counter indicating they had a weapon and demanding money. A young woman working behind the counter gave the suspects money, and they fled on foot, according to police and a Coffee Nior barista. Police dogs tracked the suspects from the scene but lost the scent near S...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206924@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:15:29 MDT Police: 2 suspects in deadly bank robbery gang members http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58194257-68/police-robbery-bank-gang.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58194257-68/police-robbery-bank-gang.html.csp">Police: 2 suspects in deadly bank robbery gang members</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SCOTT SMITH</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T09:45:02.582-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 09:45AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stockton, Calif. • Police in Central California say two suspected bank robbers who took three women hostage and were killed in a resulting shootout with officers were gang members. Stockton police spokesman Joe Silva said Thursday morning the men, ages 30 and 27, were Stockton residents. He identified the third and surviving suspect as 19-year-old Jaime Ramos and said Ramos was booked into San Joaquin County Jail on suspicion of homicide, kidnapping, robbery and attempted murder. Silva says poli...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581942572014-07-17T09:45:02.582-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T09:45:02.582-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58194257@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:45:02 MDT Wild West Valley City chase ends in crash, injuries and arrests http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58189457-78/suspect-police-injuries-west.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58189457-78/suspect-police-injuries-west.html.csp">Wild West Valley City chase ends in crash, injuries and arrests</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-16T16:51:10.349-06:00">Updated Jul 16, 2014 04:51PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">West Valley City police arrested a suspect in an armed robbery and other “multiple violent felonies” Tuesday night, but not before a high-speed chase that resulted in multiple crashes and injuries. Three people — two adults and a child — remained hospitalized Wednesday with non-life threatening injuries, and the male suspect and a female companion were in custody, also being treated for serious injuries, WVCPD spokesman Sam Johnson said. The incident began to unfold about 7 p.m. Tuesday when Uta...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58189457@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:51:10 MDT UPD: Violent gang fugitive caught after tip http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58142029-78/vigil-gang-upd-robbery.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58142029-78/vigil-gang-upd-robbery.html.csp">UPD: Violent gang fugitive caught after tip</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-02T16:54:33.144-06:00">Updated Jul 2, 2014 04:54PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police say a fugitive violent street gang member wanted on numerous firearms and robbery counts has been arrested and jailed. Jacob Drake Vigil, 23, was being held without bail in the Salt Lake County Jail Wednesday under a U.S. Marshals Office hold order. UPD Sgt. Paul Barker said that officers from the Salt Lake Metro Gang Unit, acting on a tip, nabbed Vigil about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday outside a Smith’s market near 4100 S. Redwood Road, in West Valley City. Despite Vigil having early been ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58142029@www.sltrib.com Wed, 02 Jul 2014 16:54:33 MDT Salt Lake cops nab robbery suspect, credit alert citizen http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58122894-78/robbery-suspect-lake-salt.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58122894-78/robbery-suspect-lake-salt.html.csp">Salt Lake cops nab robbery suspect, credit alert citizen</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T12:28:54.38-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 12:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City police credit an alert neighbor’s report of a suspicious vehicle for their arrest of an armed robbery suspect. The 911 call came in about 6 p.m. Thursday from the area of 300 South and 700 East. Officers arrived and upon contacting the driver learned he was the suspect sought in a June 21 holdup outside the Java Jive Coffee House at 401 E. First Avenue. The 24-year-old Minnesota man was taken into custody and booked into Salt Lake County Jail. He was being held Friday in lieu of m...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58122894@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 12:28:54 MDT UPD finds suspected armed robber — in jail http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58118719-78/suspect-robbery-4700-aggravated.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58118719-78/suspect-robbery-4700-aggravated.html.csp">UPD finds suspected armed robber — in jail</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-26T13:28:05.935-06:00">Updated Jun 26, 2014 01:28PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Unified Police say they have found the suspect in a series of armed robberies, including back-to-back holdups of two Conoco gas stations in Taylorsville. UPD Lt. Justin Hoyal said on Thursday that it turned out the 21-year-old West Valley City man already was in Salt Lake County Jail on unrelated charges. The suspect had been sought in the June 10 robbery of the Smokies Smoke Shop at 1901 W. 4700 South, and June 17 holdups of the Conocos — at 2187 W. 4700 South and 4841 S. Redwood Road — within ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58118719@www.sltrib.com Thu, 26 Jun 2014 13:28:05 MDT Provo police: Suit-clad takeover bank robbers nabbed http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58108522-78/provo-bank-clad-police.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58108522-78/provo-bank-clad-police.html.csp">Provo police: Suit-clad takeover bank robbers nabbed</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-24T21:35:47.335-06:00">Updated Jun 24, 2014 09:35PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Provo police believe they have cut short the bank robbery careers of a quartet of suit-clad bandits with their arrests. Provo police Lt. Mathew Siufanua said that detectives, working on “information received from a credible source,” located and arrested the suspects Monday and Tuesday at separate residences in the Orem-Provo area. Two of the suspects, ages 21 and 19, are siblings believed to be in the country illegally. In addition to being booked without bail on suspicion of two felony aggravat...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58108522@www.sltrib.com Tue, 24 Jun 2014 21:35:47 MDT Suspect sought in Washington City bank robbery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58104117-78/bank-suspect-washington-nevada.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58104117-78/bank-suspect-washington-nevada.html.csp">Suspect sought in Washington City bank robbery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-23T14:04:03.257-06:00">Updated Jun 23, 2014 02:04PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Utah and Nevada law enforcement agencies are asking the public’s help in bringing a bank robbery suspect to justice. Washington City police spokesman Ed Kantor on Monday released an image capture from the Chase Bank security camera of the suspect, a white male believed in his late 40s or 50s with a gray beard and mustache. About 5-foot-10, the man was wearing a yellow or tan short-sleeved shirt, khaki shorts and a blue baseball cap at the time of the holdup last Friday. The man entered the bank...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58104117@www.sltrib.com Mon, 23 Jun 2014 14:04:03 MDT Salt Lake City cops make quick work of robbery suspects http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58046275-78/lake-salt-suspects-woman.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58046275-78/lake-salt-suspects-woman.html.csp">Salt Lake City cops make quick work of robbery suspects</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Bob Mims</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-09T16:39:25.707-06:00">Updated Jun 9, 2014 04:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A man and his alleged female accomplice were arrested Sunday just moments after they purportedly ambushed, beat and robbed a woman of her purse, Salt Lake City police say. SLCPD Detective Greg Wilkins said the woman had driven to a friend’s apartment to pick up a vehicle about 5 p.m. Sunday, near 700 South and 400 East. As she arrived, the victim was attacked and the suspects then fled in a car. Police, working with a description of the getaway vehicle that included a license plate number, soon ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58046275@www.sltrib.com Mon, 09 Jun 2014 16:39:25 MDT