Police locate person who took off from Dollar General with shopping bag filled with money, Oreos, Mountain Dew: JSO
A person was taken into custody Monday morning after robbing a Dollar General store on the city’s Northside while armed and taking off with a shopping bag filled with money, cookies and a soft drink, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.
Man shot during robbery attempt, Jacksonville police say
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. A man was shot during an attempted robbery Saturday night near an ATM in Jacksonvilles Englewood neighborhood, according to the Jacksonville Sheriffs Office. Before those officers arrived, police were notified that a man suffering from a gunshot wound had been transported to a nearby hospital. The Sheriffs Office said that man was being treated for life-threatening injuries. The Sheriffs Office said it believes the shooting stemmed from an attempted robbery. Neither was harmed, according to the Sheriffs Office.
Police looking for 2 men after gas station clerk shot during robbery
JACKSONVILLE. Fla. – Officers responding to a silent alarm at 5 a.m. Saturday at the Speedway gas station on Lem Turner Road, three blocks north of I-95, found a man shot, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office. According to police, two men ambushed the store’s clerk while he was opening the store. They forced the clerk to enter the building, then shot the worker during the robbery. Across the street at Midas, store manager Darrell Vogler, said he and his employees go to the gas station often.
Hero bystander comes to help security guard during attempted robbery at liquor store
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A bystander, who came to help a security guard fend off would-be robbers, is in the hospital. Police said multiple people witnessed the attempted robbery at the Sahara Liquor store on Beach Blvd. It happened just before midnight when two men entered the business and attempted to steal liquor, according to JSO. It’s not yet clear what transpired beyond that, but when police arrived on scene two suspects were being held by a security guard and employees of the liquor store. Police said they treated the bystander turned victim for serious injuries to his neck and head and took him to the hospital.
Police investigate Circle K robbery in Green Cove Springs
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. – At approximately 6 p.m., multiple viewers tipped off News4Jax to a heavy police presence at a gas station in Green Cove Springs right across from Clay High School. The Clay County Sheriff’s Office confirmed deputies were investigating a robbery at the Circle K gas station on County Road 16A Saturday night. Officials have not released any suspect details. We will update this story as soon as more information becomes available.
Miley Cyrus' L.A. home burglarized
Miley Cyrus' L.A. home burglarized Police are investigating a robbery at the Los Angeles home of singer/actress Miley Cyrus. Burglars scaled the fence of her home on Friday, making off with a $100,000 Maserati, as well as some jewelry. Cyrus was not at home at the time of the robbery. KCAL-TV's Bobby Kaple reports.cbsnews.com