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Police: Homeowner Fatally Shoots Robbery Suspect

A robbery suspect is dead after a shooting inside a home in central Florida.

CBS Tampa–04/07/2014

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Man Jailed In Fla. Bank Robbery Gets Bomb Charges

A man already jailed on charges of using a fake bomb in a South Florida bank robbery attempt is being charged with using bomb threats in trying to extort millions of dollars from the Publix supermarket chain.

CBS Tampa–03/12/2014

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Bank Robber Claims To Have Bomb Attempting To Rob Bank

Authorities in South Florida say a man claiming to have a bomb attempted to rob a bank and the suspect was later shot and wounded by sheriff’s deputies.

CBS Tampa–12/13/2013

Cab driver John Dooley was shot and killed Sunday night. (Getty Images)

Arrest Made In Fatal Shooting Of Tampa Cab Driver

19-year-old arrested Tuesday in connection with the death of John Dooley

CBS Tampa–12/11/2013

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Police: Boy Killed In Miami Nail Salon Robbery

Authorities say a 10-year-old boy was shot and killed during a robbery at a Miami nail salon.

11/23/2013

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Police: Cellphone Stops Bullet Fired By Robber

Police say a cellphone saved a Florida gas station clerk from a robber’s bullet.

10/29/2013

By: TIMOTHY A. CLARY

Could Your ATM Pin Number Make You More Likely to Get Robbed?

Certain ATM combos put you at risk for being robbed. Check the list to make sure your four-number pin isn’t too easy to crack: 1234 1111 0000 1212 7777 1004 2000 4444 2222 6969

98.7 The Fan–08/02/2013

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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

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81-Year-Old Man Shoots Suspect Trying To Rob Him In Abdomen

Sheriff’s deputies say an 81-year-old man shot a man who had been following him as he drove home.

03/12/2013

File photo of the sun in the sky. (Photo by CARSTEN REHDER/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Claims To Be ‘The Sun’ In Disguise During Robbery

A man claimed to be the sun when he was caught robbing a home last Thursday.

02/07/2013

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