District Man Gets 22 Years In Robbery Of His Grandparents

A District man who wore a mask to help rob his grandmother was nevertheless recognized when he spoke up for her during the crime, prosecutors said. Riley Mercer, 40, was convicted in June in the gunpoint robbery of his grandparents in Northeast. He was sentenced Wednesday to 22 years, prosecutors said.

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  • Bryan man sentenced to 17 years for aggravated robbery - Bryan-College Station Eagle
    12:00 am A 19-year-old Bryan man was sentenced Thursday to 17 years in ... guilty to aggravated robbery, a ... Comte, an assistant district ...
    09/12/2014 - 1:03 pm | View Link
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    Career criminal sentenced to 70 years for sexual assault - Star-Telegram
    09/12/2014 - 11:08 am | View Link
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YAHOO NEWS:
  • Blood used as 'lubricant' to steal rings
    Blood was used as lubricant to get two silver swastika rings off a man's fingers in a robbery, the Crown said at the start of a Christchurch District Court trial.
    08/31/2014 - 10:59 pm | View Link
  • Man charged in shooting, string of robberies in Southeast Baltimore
    Baltimore Police have charged a man in connection with a recent string of robberies in the Southeastern District, one of which resulted in a man being shot.
    08/28/2014 - 6:33 pm | View Link
  • Buffalo man sentenced to 9 years for role in kidnapping, robbery
    A Buffalo man who testified against two co-defendants last week at their kidnapping and robbery trial was sentenced Wednesday to nine years in prison for his role in the attack on the crack addict they targeted.
    08/28/2014 - 12:17 am | View Link
  • Chilliwack homeless man sentenced to two years for 'despicable' robbery
    Chilliwack Law Courts. The man who tried to rob a Salvation Army Christmas Kettle by threatening a volunteer with a needle and saying he had HIV was sentenced in Provincial Court in Chilliwack on Monday.
    08/27/2014 - 4:19 pm | View Link
  • Cheyenne man sentenced to 5-10 years imprisonment in Albany County
    A Cheyenne man was sentenced to 5-10 years imprisonment Monday in District Court after a jury previously found him guilty on charges stemming from a Laramie hotel robbery.
    08/27/2014 - 1:36 am | View Link
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  • Wanted: Suspect for Commercial Robbery in the 2nd District
    You can see on surveillance video released by police that the employee was followed into the store on the 1400 block of Cottman Avenue as he was just returning from a break at 11:15 a.m. Then, the man behind ... sisters were born 4 years apart, and were ...
    09/12/2014 - 10:05 am | View Link
  • NOPD: Duo sought in CBD, Warehouse District car burglaries, armed robbery
    ... described as a black man between 20 and 30 years old with a dark complexion, short dreadlocks and a muscular build. The driver was only described by police as a black man. In the same area as the robbery, numerous vehicle burglaries have been reported ...
    07/21/2014 - 4:26 am | View Link
  • District Man Sentenced to Four Years in Prison for September 2013 Credit Union Robbery
    WASHINGTON—Norman Ellis, 54, of Washington, D.C., was sentenced today to four years in prison for robbing a credit union in September 2013, announced U.S. Attorney Ronald C. Machen, Jr.; Valerie Parlave, Assistant Director in Charge of the FBI’s ...
    04/23/2014 - 4:47 pm | View Link
  • EXCLUSIVE: Former Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes admitted he believed man cleared of murder after nearly 16 years in prison was innocent
    Todd Maisel/New York Daily News Former Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes (right, with former Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly) said in a recent deposition that he believed a man cleared of ... who spent nearly 16 years behind bars for a rabbi ...
    04/14/2014 - 6:54 am | View Link
  • Strong armed robbery in University District
    One teen, one man, and one woman are suspected of strong armed robbery in the University District ... Police say he described the woman as black and 21 years old, the man as black, and the third suspect as a black teen boy who was wearing all dark ...
    04/13/2014 - 3:48 pm | View Link
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  • Montgomery Crime
    Man convicted in home invasion shooting in Montgomery. 4 hrs ago | via WSFA-TV Montgomery . The Selma Police Department has made an arrest in reference to a case of ...
    09/17/2014 - 9:43 pm | View Website
  • MAN GETS 30 YEARS FOR ROBBERY
    Tuesday afternoon 221st District Court Judge Lisa Michalk sentenced Edward Brightmon, 20, of 5638 Selinsky in Houston to thirty years in the Texas Department of ...
    09/16/2014 - 11:53 pm | View Website
  • DA Guest
    The mission of the District Attorney’s office is to work with law enforcement and the judiciary to punish those who break our laws with swift and strong sentences.
    09/14/2014 - 10:56 am | View Website
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    A Plano man was sentenced to 50 years in prison for breaking into a man’s home and robbing him at gunpoint. Jason McKinzie, 30, pleaded guilty to aggravated robbery ...
    08/5/2014 - 7:18 am | View Website
  • Failed Int’l District robbery, carjackings shows man ...
    Failed Int’l District robbery, carjackings shows man maybe isn’t cut out for crime
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