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All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘burglary’

Uber Driver Tried to Rob Woman’s House After Dropping Her Off at the Airport

Tried is the operative word here, as our cunning Uber driver forgot that people oftentimes have roommates. Fifty one-year-old Gerald Montgomery was arrested on Tuesday and is facing attempted burglary charges after police say he picked up a women, drove her to the airport, and immediately drove back to her home and attempted to rob the place. Unfortunately for Montgomery, …

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Two-Year-Old Held Hostage In Rapid City, SWAT Team Called On Scene

On Tuesday, a two-year-old boy was held hostage by a burglar in Rapid City. The authorities were alerted of a burglary at 4pm, but the suspect fled to a nearby house where he took the two-year-old boy hostage. Reports indicate that several children and adults were able to escape, but Raymond Cuny held the two-year-old boy captive. Police reports say …

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Sandra Bullock’s Stalker Joshua Corbett Charged With Possessing ‘Arsenal Of Weapons’

Joshua Corbett, 39, the man who allegedly broke into Sandra Bullock’s home weeks ago is now facing weapons charges. Corbett pleaded not guilty to breaking and entering the actress’ home, but he is now charged with possessing “an arsenal of weapons” including illegal machine guns that were found in his home. Los Angeles authorities arrested Corbett at Bullock’s home on …

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Peaches Geldof’s Home Broken Into After Death

Peaches Geldof shared a home with her rocker husband Thomas Cohen and her two children Astala, two, and Phaedra, one, at her Wrotham, Kent property. Since her death on April 7, their home has been burglarized twice. The first theft took place less than a week after Cohen found his wife’s body. The only thing reported stolen then was a …

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Keri Russell’s Home Burglarized While She Slept

Keri Russell went to sleep in her New York townhouse on Tuesday night like she does every other night. Little did she know that she would be awoken by burglars in her home. Early Wednesday morning, at approximately 3:00 a.m., Russell woke up to noises coming from the second story of her townhouse. When she went to investigate, she noticed …

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Keri Russell: Home Broken Into While She Slept

Not even celebrities are safe from having their homes broken into, even if they’re home when it happens. Keri Russell, of Felicity fame and the current FX series, The Americans, was sleeping in her Brooklyn Heights brownstone when she heard noises around 3:00 a.m. on Wednesday morning coming from upstairs. When she got up to find out what the cause …

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Miley Cyrus, Now 21, Has Home Burglarized

Twerking sensation Miley Cyrus, who turned 21 today, suffered the anti-celebratory event of having her home burglarized on Friday, November 22. US Weekly reports that the LAPD North Hollywood Community Police Station said that there is presently an investigation into the break-in, and items were confirmed to have been taken from Cyrus’ house. Regardless of public outcry concerning Cyrus’ eyebrow-dyeing, …

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Buckingham Palace: Two Men Arrested in Burglary

Queen Elizabeth’s London residence, Buckingham Palace, was broken into this week. It was one of the most serious security breaches in over 30 years. “On Wednesday, 4 September at approximately 1800 hours (1700 GMT) two uniformed officers approached a man in the gardens of Buckingham Palace to verify his identity,” a spokesman for Scotland Yard said. “The man was satisfactorily …

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Skinny-Dipping and Burglary: A Crime Team

Stephen Amaral never knew what hit him. No one really blames him for letting his guard down, except maybe the local finger-wagging set. Maybe it serves him right, they might think. WKRN in Nashville, Tennessee, reports that Amaral, 54, was having a decent day around his home, about 100 miles east of Nashville. His neighbors, a husband and wife, showed …

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Burglar Smashes $100K Apple Store Glass Door, Makes Off with $64K of Loot

Another Apple Store finds itself the victim of a smash and grab – this time in Boulder, Colorado. According to ABC7 in Denver, a yet-to-be-identified assailant used a few rocks to smash through the glass door of the Apple Store before making off with $64,000 worth of stolen goods. This included Macbooks, iPhones, iPads, and more. Investigators expect to see …

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Man Who Burgled Steve Jobs’ House Gets 7 Years

35-year-old Kariem McFarlin, the guy who entered the late Steve Jobs’ Palo Alto home and stole thousands of dollars worth of Apple products and other items last year, is going to spend at least a few years in the slammer. A Judge has just sentenced McFarlin to 7 years in a California state penitentiary. McFarlin was arrested back in August …

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Ryan Leaf: Former Chargers QB Arrested For Burglary

For the second time in just one week, Ryan Leaf has been arrested for burglary involving prescription pain killers. At one time a young QB with a bright future (he was selected just after Peyton Manning in the 1998 draft), Leaf seemed to begin his downward spiral last year after he underwent surgery to remove a benign tumor from his …

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