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At 7:47 p.m. July 8, a female said she was robbed of her debit card at knifepoint on the first block of Boulder Hill Pass in Montgomery, according to reports.
A 22-year-old Naperville man has been charged with robbing his grandmother at knifepoint in her Plainfield home.
In another, the suspect, Reno Owens Jr., 39, had two children at knifepoint and was shot by a SWAT officer during a standoff.
His three children, ages 13, 12, and 10, and an 11-year-old nephew were taken at knifepoint into another part of the home when Kendall was killed.
The robber then held the victim at knifepoint and demanded his property, police said.
A Chula Vista man accused of attacking two women at knifepoint near Balboa Park last year and raping one of them pleaded guilty Monday to felony charges.
A Colorado man was convicted Thursday of kidnapping an intoxicated exchange student in Pacific Beach during New Year’s celebrations and raping her at knifepoint in his pickup.
Miami police are searching for a man who attempted to rob a Stop and Shop at knifepoint last month wearing a skull mask.
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