robbery

Fatal freefall: Jobless contractor took desperate turn into bank robbery

Hours before suspected bank robber Gregory Ray DeFord was shot and killed by a sheriff’s deputy, he had told his wife that he would not go to prison. Deann DeFord said she had s ...

Auburn robber connected to eight other thefts

A man who robbed the Bank of America on High Street in Downtown Auburn Friday is being connected to eight other bank robberies. According to Sgt. Dave Lawicka of the Auburn Police ...

Suspects at large from two Auburn bank robberies in two days

A man who robbed a North Auburn bank by claiming to have a bomb was still at large today. The robbery Saturday was the second in the Auburn area in two days. The man, who wore dark ...

Roseville bank robbed Tuesday

Roseville police are looking for a man who robbed a bank Tuesday afternoon. According to a Roseville Police Department press release, the robber walked into the River City Bank on ...

Auburn home invasion, armed robbery reveal drug's attractions and dangers

The wake-up calls are jarring for Placer County communities when it comes to the spread of OxyContin abuse. In Rocklin, it was the morning when the letters on the high school’s ...

Home invasion: Cancer patient robbed at gunpoint in Auburn apartment for pills

An Auburn woman was robbed at gunpoint inside her Dorer Drive fourplex unit this morning in what police are calling a home invasion. The woman said that one man pointed a handgun ...

Police arrest Auburn Bank of America suspect

A 28-year-old man from French Camp has been arrested on suspicion of robbing Downtown Auburn’s Bank of America March 8. And he’s been linked by police to a spree of bank robber ...

Police link Auburn Bank of America heist suspect to recent Roseville robbery

Police have established a likely link between Monday’s Auburn bank robbery and another in Roseville earlier this month. The man who robbed Downtown Auburn’s Bank of America br ...

Man robs Roseville Bank of America

The Bank of America at Roseville Square was robbed at about 1:10 p.m. Tuesday. The robber, described as a light-complexioned black male in his late 20s or early 30s, approached a ...

False alarm: Drama in Downtown Auburn after bank alarm

Auburn's Downtown Bank of America building was sealed off to customers late Thursday morning for a guns-drawn response from Auburn Police after a bank robbery alarm was received. ...

Smoke shop robbery yields arrests

It didn’t take long for authorities to smoke out two men suspected of robbing an Auburn tobacco shop Wednesday afternoon. Eighteen-year-old Kevin Navarrette and Eduardo Heredia, ...

Auburn suspect arrested in robbery of three stores

An Auburn man tied to robberies of three area drug stores was arrested at his home Friday. Matthew Lynn Foster, 22, of Auburn, was taken into custody at his residence on the 1000 ...

Another bank robbed in downtown Auburn

Wearing a yellow baseball cap with the word “LOCO” printed on it, a white male walked up to a Wells Fargo bank teller on Lincoln Way and made off with an undisclosed amount of ...

Man robs Auburn bank

An unknown suspect took an unspecified amount of cash in a noontime robbery Tuesday at Bank of America on High Street in Auburn. Auburn Police Sgt. Dave Lawicka described the susp ...

BREAKING NEWS:Wachovia Bank robbed

Auburn Police are searching for a bank robber who took an undisclosed amount of money from Wachovia Bank in Auburn Friday afternoon. The suspect, described as an African American ...
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