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Attempted Robbery

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1 Arrested, 2 Sought In Violent Robbery Of Salvation Army Store In South SF

A South San Francisco man was arrested this week after allegedly attacking a Salvation Army employee who caught him trying to steal handbags and housewares, police said.

08/24/2012

Four men attempted to rob the Gold N Treasures jewelry store in San Ramon on May 30, 2012. (CBS)

San Ramon Jewelry Store Robber Shot Dead By Owner

The owner of a San Ramon jewelry store foiled an attempted robbery by several suspects at his store Wednesday afternoon.

05/30/2012

Carrillo's Jewelry in Vallejo. (CBS)

Vallejo Robbery Suspect Fatally Shot By Storeowner Identified

Police have identified a man who was fatally shot while allegedly trying to rob a Vallejo jewelry store on Thursday as 37-year-old Tremont Dejuan Williams, of Hercules.

05/07/2012

Carrillo's Jewelry in Vallejo. (CBS)

Vallejo Jewelry Store Owner Kills Man During Attempted Robbery

The owner of a Vallejo jewelry store shot and killed a robbery suspect inside the store’s office Thursday afternoon, a Vallejo police lieutenant said.

05/03/2012

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Santa Rosa Man Shot In Home Invasion Robbery Attempt

A Santa Rosa man was shot and critically injured in an attempted home invasion by robbers who demanded he hand over marijuana or cash, according to police.

04/23/2012

San Jose Police Car (CBS)

San Jose Police Subdue Attempted Robber With Taser

Police used a Taser to subdue a man attempting to force entry into a San Jose resident’s home on Wednesday, police said.

04/21/2012

Surveillance video shows a shootout involving a taco truck owner on Fruitvale Blvd. in Oakland on February 2, 2012. (CBS)

Would-Be Oakland Taco Truck Robber Confronted By Armed Owner; 2 Shot

A taco truck owner accosted by an armed robber in Oakland early Thursday defended himself with his own gun in a shootout which injured both the victim and gunman, according to police.

02/02/2012

Halloween Mask-Wearing Trio Tries To Rob Pleasant Hill 7-Eleven

PLEASANT HILL (CBS SF) – Three suspects wearing Halloween masks and surgical rubber gloves tried to rob a Pleasant Hill 7-Eleven early Tuesday morning, police said. The trio—one of whom was armed with a semiautomatic […]

09/27/2011

A surveillance image from the Fairfield Wing Stop robbery attempt. (Wing Stop/CBS)

Caught On Video: Employees Turn Gun On Fairfield Fast Food Robber

An attempted robbery at the Fairfield Wingstop fast food eatery probably didn’t play out the way the criminal had intended.

KPIX 5–08/19/2011

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Petaluma Mall Mauler Sought By Police

Petaluma police are looking for a man who tried to steal jewelry from a woman at the Washington Square Shopping Center on Saturday night.

CBS San Francisco–08/14/2011

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