Bank of the West
A California woman taken hostage during a bank robbery and killed by police in an ensuing shootout begged for her life as she was dragged away by kidnappers, a lawyer for her family said Thursday.
A 16-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of moving what had been an intended getaway car two days after a deadly Northern California bank robbery, police said Monday.
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The hostage who was shot and killed following a bank robbery and chase with police in July was killed by police gunfire, said Stockton Police Chief Eric Jones.
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Chief Eric Jones shared a cup of coffee, while residents in South Stockton shared their concerns. This is the fourth casual meeting Jones has set up with a Stockton neighborhood where he and other officers listen to neighbors voice their opinions and ask questions about the police force.
A 19-year-old Stockton man is expected to be charged Monday with triple-murder in the deaths of a woman taken hostage and two other robbery suspects who died amid a violent police shootout in broad daylight, prosecutors said.
The robbery at the Stockton Bank of the West led to a nearly hour-long pursuit and shootout where suspects are believed to have used a hostage as a human shield.
A fourth suspect connected to the robbery of a Stockton Bank and the chase and deadly shootout that followed is still on the loose, according to authorities.
Friends and family are mourning the death of a hostage who was killed after a bank robbery, high-speed chase and police shootout today in Stockton.
A bank robber was arrested thanks to a witness who led Stockton police to the suspect Wednesday afternoon.
Sacramento police are asking for the public’s help to identify a man who could be responsible for multiple bank robberies in the Sacramento area.