Armed Robbery

File photo of a police car with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Cops: Fla. Man Robs Store Hours After Prison Release

A man is back behind bars after authorities say he robbed a central Florida convenience store just hours after getting out of prison for armed robbery.

03/25/2013

Bueller the french bulldog (photo: Derek McComber/Facebook)

Facebook Helps Find Dog Stolen At Gunpoint

A french bulldog named Bueller, owned by Derek McComber, was stolen on January 11th near Tampa. The owner, according to a special page built on Facebook to help find Bueller, was robbed at gunpoint and […]

CBS Tampa–01/13/2013

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St. Pete Police Shoot Suspect Fleeing From Robbery

  ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Police in St. Petersburg shot at a car as it sped away from a tobacco shop where an armed robbery had taken place. Authorities say one suspect was shot […]

CBS Tampa–07/06/2012

Mug shot of Craig Lede. (credit: Hernando County Sheriff's Office)

Cops: Man Fatally Beat Victims With Baseball Bat, Took Pictures With Bodies

Hernando County authorities say a man fatally beat two people with a baseball bat over a debt and then took pictures with their bodies afterwards.

12/05/2011

Gabriel Alberto Aviles, one of the four suspects (credit: Orange County Sheriff's Office)

Florida Authorities Arrest Alleged Armed Robbers Wearing SpongeBob Masks

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. (CBS Tampa) –– Four men wearing SpongeBob SquarePants masks have been nabbed by Florida authorities for armed robbery. Orange County detectives say the suspects armed themselves with AK-47s and wore masks of […]

CBS Tampa–10/13/2011