A chaotic East Bay crime spree is over after a man accused of carjackings and a hostage ordeal at an Antioch gas station was arrested Wednesday afternoon.
A man who led police on a chase through three East Bay cities released a pair of hostages and was taken into custody by the California Highway Patrol after a standoff at an Antioch gas station Wednesday afternoon.
Police arrested a suspect Saturday night after the person allegedly robbed a bank in Antioch and allegedly took a person hostage in Oakland, police said Sunday.
A bank-robbery suspect was arrested after a police pursuit from Antioch ended in Oakland Saturday evening.
Authorities in Sonoma County have arrested three people accused of holding a woman hostage and sexually assaulting her inside a home for several weeks.
Sonoma County Authorities Say Evidence Supports Woman’s Claim She Was Raped, Held Hostage At Santa Rosa Compound
Authorities said newly obtained evidence backs up the story of a woman who said she was kidnapped and held for weeks at a compound in Santa Rosa. The woman said she escaped Wednesday after being beaten and sexually assaulted.
A North Bay woman said she was held against her will for three weeks and was brutally assaulted, before she was able to escape on Wednesday.
San Francisco-based Uber was hit with a new round of criticism overnight after users reported a spike in fares around a hostage situation in downtown Sydney, Australia.
The U.S. on Saturday announced the release of the two Americans in North Korean custody after a secret trip to the reclusive communist country by President Barack Obama’s national intelligence director.
Court documents indicate the suspects in a July bank robbery in Northern California stole $15,600 before two of them and a hostage died in a shootout with police.