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Robbers steal $8,000 .357 Magnum in Girard



Published: Fri, August 24, 2012 @ 2:15 a.m.

GIRARD

Police are searching for two men who escaped with about $8,000 in cash after a home-invasion robbery at a house trailer on Hillcrest Avenue.

The two entered through an unlocked screen door shortly after midnight Thursday. One man held the homeowner and four friends at gunpoint, while the other went into another room and grabbed a small safe. “They were owed money, and they were there to get it,” one of the robbers said, according to police. “We have the safe, we don’t need a key, let’s get out of here,” one robber said to the other.

Police said the witnesses didn’t know the robbers, only one of whom was masked, and they didn’t see a getaway vehicle. The 79-year-old resident said the safe contained about $8,000 in cash, along with a .357 Magnum.


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1whitesabbath(738 comments)posted 2 years, 3 months ago

More to this story I Imagine.

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2Otto(20 comments)posted 2 years, 3 months ago

Much more, but it's Girard they'll get away with it. You can get away with murder there.

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3DwightK(1292 comments)posted 2 years, 3 months ago

8K and a gun in a safe in a trailer? Nothin' suspicious about that.

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4Lifes2Short(3878 comments)posted 2 years, 3 months ago

Something don't sound right.

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5southsidedave(4808 comments)posted 2 years, 3 months ago

$8,000 in cash...that's what you get...use a bank next time...

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