Burglar cuts hole in roof, but Big Screen TV doesn't fit
Police say the burglar got $200 from a cash register but apparently couldn't get back out of the building with a big-screen TV from the restaurant. The TV was damaged in the effort. The front and back doors remained locked..
Soldier thwarts bank robber
An Army staff sergeant home on leave in southwest
chased down a suspected bank robber and held him until authorities arrived. Florida
Officials say Eddie Peoples was at a Bank of America branch in
with his two young sons when a man walked in with a handgun and demanded cash from the tellers. Peoples sprang into action after the man threatened his sons. Peoples left his sons inside while he ran to his vehicle to block the suspect's car in the parking lot. The suspect got out and pointed his gun at Peoples, who twisted the man's arm, stripped away the gun and slammed him to the ground. Sarasota Sheriff's deputies arrested 34-year-old Matthew Rogers. Sarasota
The gun turned out to be a toy..