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Tag Archives: armed robbery

3 armed robberies equal 15-year prison sentence

(AP) A Baltimore man has been sentenced to about 15 years in prison in the armed robberies of three Baltimore businesses that netted more than $15,000. Prosecutors say 24-year-old Lydell Pittman was sentenced Tuesday after he reached a plea agreement ...

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Fort Washington man sentenced for $220K armored car robbery

A Fort Washington man has been sentenced to more than nine years in prison for stealing more than $220,000 from an armored car in an armed robbery. Forty-eight-year-old John Bernard Williams was sentenced Thursday in federal court in Baltimore. According ...

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Suspect in Frederick restaurant slaying sentenced in immigration case

The suspect in the slaying of a Frederick restaurant manager has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison for an immigration violation. Jose Mejia-Varela, 21, was sentenced in federal court in Baltimore on Wednesday. He was ordered ...

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Opinions – 11/14/11: Maryland Court of Appeals

Criminal Law Conspiracy to commit attempted armed robbery BOTTOM LINE: Because armed robbery statute proscribed both the commission of a robbery and the attempt to commit that offense, conspiracy to commit attempted armed robbery was a cognizable crime. CASE: Stevenson ...

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Top court sides with trial lawyer in separate cases decided on same day

Workdays don’t get much better than the one criminal lawyer Andrew V. Jezic had last Tuesday. The Court of Appeals issued two opinions in unrelated cases Jezic had handled at trial. In each case, the court found that an error ...

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