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FBI Identifies Rexburg Bank Robber as ‘AK-47′ Bandit; FBI, Idaho Credit Union Offer Rewards Up to $70,000

FBI Identifies Rexburg Bank Robber as ‘AK-47′ Bandit; FBI, Idaho Credit Union Offer Rewards Up to $70,000  REXBURG – The FBI has dubbed a bank robber who forced bank employees and customer into a vault as the “AK-47 Bandit.” Officials made the announcement Thursday the male who robbed the East Idaho Credit Union in Rexburg shot in a police officer in a previous bank robbery in California. On Feb. 29, the […]

Robber Shot in the Eye After Tussle with Feisty Grandma

Robber Shot in the Eye After Tussle with Feisty GrandmaJupiterimages/Thinkstock(TAMPA, Fla.) – A robber was shot in the eye by his own gun during a struggle with a feisty Florida grandmother.Teresa Martin, 50, said she was alarmed by a “loud, crashing” noise early Saturday morning at her ...

WATCH: California Jewelry Store Owner Fires Back at Armed Robbers

WATCH: California Jewelry Store Owner Fires Back at Armed RobbersAbleStock/Thinkstock(GARDEN COVE, Calif.) -- Five masked men poured into a jewelry store in a strip mall in Garden Grove, Calif., Wednesday expecting to carry out a simple smash and grab robbery.  But within less than a minute, they discovered the...

School Bus Dispatcher Allegedly Drove Getaway Car in Armed Robbery

School Bus Dispatcher Allegedly Drove Getaway Car in Armed RobberyWFTV(TITUSVILLE, Fla.) -- A Florida school bus dispatcher was suspended after she was arrested for being the alleged getaway driver for a bank robbery, authorities said.“I’m not guilty,” Sharon Reynolds-Bell told WFTV.com. “And ...

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