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Bank Manager With Impressive Arm Strength Shuts Door On Would-Be Robber

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 01.29.2016 | Weird News

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Michael McLaughlin

FBI Gives Bank Robber Unflattering Description | Michael McLaughlin | Posted 08.04.2014 | Weird News

The FBI wants the public's help finding an elderly man who robbed a Pennsylvania bank, but you won't recognize him by his face. Instead, the tellta...

Search For Getaway Driver In Midtown Bank Robbing Spree

Posted 06.14.2013 | New York

A bank robber was busted trying to make a getaway by foot through the Lincoln Tunnel Thursday. Cops say 20-year-old Maverick Madore, who's believe...

Woman Robs Bank, Gets Caught Because The Employees Know Her

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 10.23.2012 | Business

Pro tip: If you rob a bank, don't choose one where you’re on a first name basis with employees. That’s news to Kerri Ann Heffernan of Bridgewat...

Accused Bank Robber Returns To Alleged Scene Of Crime To Complain He Was Shortchanged

AP | Posted 10.23.2012 | Crime

SYRACUSE, N.Y. -- Going back to a bank you just ripped off to claim you'd been shortchanged isn't likely to end well. That's what police say led to a...

Robber Gives Away Cash, But He's No Robin Hood (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 09.24.2012 | Money

Bank robbers are giving away their loot. Earlier this month armed bandits threw their stolen cash out into the streets of Los Angeles. And just la...

FBI: 'Bucket List Bandit' Busted

AP | SEAN MURPHY | Posted 11.14.2012 | Crime

OKLAHOMA CITY — In banks from Utah to Pennsylvania this summer, a middle-aged man with grayish, thinning hair, glasses and a blue polo shirt has...

Door FOILS Bank Robber

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 09.07.2012 | Weird News

A Pennsylvania bank's front door is being hailed a hero after it stopped a robber from leaving Thursday morning. The unidentified, 27-year-old susp...

HONEST CROOK: This Guy Robbed A Bank And Then Drove To Police Station To Confess

AP | Posted 08.25.2012 | Weird News

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A suburban Portland man says he was so moved by a documentary exploring the cause of the Great Recession that he decided to ro...

The 10 Wackiest Bank Robberies

The Huffington Post | Khadeeja Safdar | Posted 06.08.2012 | Money

In case you were wondering, ingesting lightbulbs won't make you any brighter. At least that's what we learned after R.J. Williams made news last ye...

WATCH: Alleged Bank Robber Arrested After He Returns For Cab Fare

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 02.29.2012 | Weird News

When planning a bank robbery, make sure to bring along cab fare before you go off to commit the heist. Sure, it seems obvious, but it's a tip that ...

Madsen Must Help Inmate Escape Bank On 'Alcatraz'

Posted 04.01.2012 | TV

The villain on Monday night's "Alcatraz" (Mon., 9 p.m. EST on Fox) was of the bank-robbing variety. He seemed completely competent and confident in ho...

Thieves Raid ATMs After Blasting Hole In Bank's Wall

Posted 12.28.2011 | Crime

A Virginia bank has become a bit of a hole in the wall after ATM thieves blasted their way in from an adjacent storefront. In what sounds like a he...

Bar-Goer Orders Beer, Robs Bank, Finishes Brew

AP | Posted 12.23.2011 | Weird News

PORT RICHEY, Fla. -- Authorities say a Tampa Bay area man ordered a beer at a bar, left to rob a nearby bank then came back to finish his beer. The P...

Man Robs Bank Armed With Glue Gun

Posted 12.22.2011 | Crime

This is one sticky stick up. A robber held up an Indianapolis, Ind. bank armed with a glue gun, police allege. The crook threatened bank employe...

Bonnie & Clyde: The Fast and the Furious

Danny Groner | Posted 02.06.2012 | New York
Danny Groner

Although Laura Osnes and Jeremy Jordan share the spotlight as the leading duo, Osnes really sets herself apart as Bonnie Parker. In both acts she has crowd-pleasing and show-stopping tunes that will leave you speechless.

Police Say Man Robbed Bank, Then Went For Pizza

AP | Posted 12.08.2011 | Weird News

YUMA, Ariz. -- Arizona authorities say they have arrested a man who robbed a Yuma bank then went and spent some of the stolen money on beer and pizza ...

Bomb Threat Bank Robber Arrested For String Of Heists, Police Say | Posted 11.24.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- This bomb threat bank robbery suspect went out with more of a whimper than a bang. A Harlem ex-con threatened bank tellers with bomb t...

"Stupid Crook Tricks: Global Dumbing"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 07.26.2011 | Comedy
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The crook told the cabbie to ask a cop for directions. The cop recognized the idiotic passenger from a surveillance tape and arrested him. For once a man asked for directions and look what happened.

FBI: Ohio Bank Robber Follows Directions, Lowers Hood When Told

AP | Posted 11.16.2011 | Weird News

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- The FBI says an Ohio bank robbery suspect left authorities with good surveillance photos because he lowered his hood when an em...

Would-Be Bank Robber Shot In Midtown

AP | VERENA DOBNIK | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A 69-year-old man who was released from prison this week tried to rob a bank with a steak knife in one of the busiest spots in Manhat...

Bouquet Bandit

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — New York City's bouquet bandit has a green thumb. Police said Tuesday that a man wanted for robbing a Manhattan bank while armed with...

Patricia Edwards: Bank Robber Says She Held Up Bank Branch Because It Was On Her 'Bucket List'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Leukemia patient Patricia Edwards says that when she decided "on impulse" to rob a bank last week, she was just trying to tick off another item on her...

Brian Layton, Bicycle Bandit, Pleads Guilty To 8 Bank Robberies

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

CAMDEN, N.J. — A man police dubbed the Bicycle Bandit has admitted committing eight bank robberies in southern New Jersey and Delaware. Prosecu...

Dion Morgan, Biking Bank Robber, Captured Within A Mile Of The Crime Scene

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

A gun-wielding Dion Morgan allegedly held up Liberty Savings Bank in Lakewood, Colorado Tuesday morning. He then proceeded to hop on his bike for a n...