Tag: robbery

Kim Kardashian West Held At Gunpoint In Paris, Robbers Took $10 Million

While in Paris for Fashion Week, Kim Kardashian West was held up at gunpoint Sunday night in her hotel room by “two armed masked men dressed as police officers,” her representative said. “She is badly shaken but physically unharmed.” French police say the reality star had more than $10 million worth of jewelry stolen. Her…

US Swimmers Pulled From Plane Amid Lochte Robbery

A Brazilian judge ordered two U.S. swimmers not to leave the country, according to court documents obtained Wednesday. Ryan Lochte and Jimmy Feigen were ordered to stay in Rio three days after they said they were robbed at gunpoint. Attorney Jeff Ostrow told USA TODAY Sports that Lochte was already back in the United States…

Armed Men Attack Shopping Centre Near Paris Primark [VIDEO]

Eighteen people have been evacuated from a shopping centre north of Paris, after up to three armed men entered the building early on Monday. A police source said they had been hiding in a canteen in the Qwartz centre in Villeneuve-la-Garenne. It was unclear whether anyone else was still trapped in the centre or whether…

Australian golfer Robert Allenby kidnapped and robbed in Hawaii [VIDEO]

Australian pro golfer Robert Allenby says he’s just happy to be alive after being beaten, kidnapped, and robbed in Honolulu on Friday night. Robert Allenby, and two friends, had just paid their tab in the Amuse Wine Bar in Waikiki before they were separated around 11 p.m. Then, Allenby suspects he was drugged and taken…

O.J. Simpson denied new trial in 2007 robbery case

Former NFL star O.J. Simpson has lost his bid for a new trial, a Clark County district judge has ruled. The Review-Journal has learned that Judge Linda Bell rejected the notorious football player’s contention that his trial lawyer in his 2007 robbery case, Yale Galanter, was ineffective, had financial and legal conflicts and misadvised the…

‘Hiccup Girl’ Murder Trial Set To Begin

Jennifer Mee, whose case of uncontrollable hiccups went viral six years ago, will appear in court Wednesday for allegedly luring a man into a robbery that ultimately led to his death. Mee’s attorney plans to introduce his client’s schizophrenia diagnosis to the case.

Armed Men Steal $50 Million Worth Of Diamonds

Eight armed and masked men made a hole in a security fence at Brussels’ international airport, drove onto the tarmac and snatched millions of dollars’ worth of diamonds from the hold of a Swiss-bound plane without firing a shot, authorities said Tuesday. AP