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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    02/27/2015 - 3:42 am | View Link
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    Ahead of him was a woman and, ahead of her, a man with dark sunglasses and a baseball cap that ... 28-year-old San Diego resident Dana Richard Arnold on suspicion of felony robbery, Kleiser said. Officers did not find a weapon on Arnold, Kleiser said.
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    02/25/2015 - 3:30 am | View Link
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    Gantt was previously convicted of domestic violence in Washington County. A Houston man has admitted to an armed robbery of an armored car in Bryan just over two years ago. 26 year old Reginald Brew the second was a driver for Brinks when he and a second ...
    02/19/2015 - 12:15 pm | View Link
  • Man Sentenced To Over 20 Years In Prison For Armed Robbery Of Farmers & Merchants Bank In Hoyleton, Illinois
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    A man was robbed at knifepoint Sunday night (Dec. 28) in the Warehouse District. The attack happened around 8:40 p.m. near the intersection of Annunciation ...
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    02/10/2015 - 5:33 am | View Website
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