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Accused robber wants NSA phone records to prove his innocence

Terrance Brown is on trial for bank robbery. His cell phone provider, Metro PCS, doesn't have records dating back to the robbery in 2010 that will allegedly prove his innocence. But his lawyer thinks the NSA must have.

By Jun. 13, 2013

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Teller accused of texting robber during bank heist

Bank teller is arrested on suspicion that he helped orchestrate a bank robber's movements via text messaging.

By Sep. 23, 2010

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GPS gives away alleged bank robber

A man allegedly robs a bank while out on parole. Police happen to show a picture of the robber to a parole officer. And a connection is made via GPS.

By Oct. 8, 2009

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Bank robber arrested after boasting of crime on MySpace

The Virginia man ends up pleaded guilty to robbery in South Carolina after posting a confession message on his MySpace page.

By May. 29, 2009

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Bank robber hires decoys on Craigslist, fools cops

A crook who's apparently seen The Thomas Crowne Affair too many times was able to get away with an armored truck robbery in Washington by soliciting decoys on Craigslist with the promise of a road maintenance job.

By Oct. 3, 2008

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Cops say they've nabbed 'Craigslist inner tube robber'

According to the Seattle Times, police have arrested a man after a helpful tip involving a license plate number. But the cops say they're still not sure why he needed the inner tube.

By Nov. 7, 2008

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Cell phone takes bullet for gas station clerk

During a robbery in Winter Garden, Fla., a gunman fires at a gas station clerk, and the Sprint HTC in the clerk's shirt pocket takes the blow.

By Oct. 29, 2013

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Teen boasts on YouTube before bank robbery arrest

Police in Nebraska arrest a teen in connection with a bank robbery -- and then discover that she posted a video about, well, robbing a bank.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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Thief steals iPhones, leaves Samsung Galaxy

Police say a man broke into a wireless store in Virginia and stole several iPhones. He did, however, leave his own Samsung Galaxy behind.

By Jul. 11, 2013

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Watch this now: Daylight iPad snatch-and-grab

Check out this chilling video of an iPad robbery at a mid-Americas coffee shop in broad daylight.

By Oct. 14, 2011