Burglary

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Burglary

The act of entering a building unlawfully with the intention of committing a crime, usually but not always theft. Burglary is illegal in nearly every jurisdiction.
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A Lane County grand jury last month indicted Sanders on 60 criminal counts, including 48 felonies, for a seven-month crime spree that began with the armed burglary of a Springfield home in December.
Both brothers are now facing charges of armed burglary (although the defense claims they were unarmed), threat to murder, and defacement of real property.
Webster, was sentenced to four concurrent terms of 1 to 2 years in Walpole state prison after pleading guilty to two counts of armed robbery, unarmed burglary, amended from armed burglary, and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon.
Seven Dublin men, including two teenagers, were yesterday charged with armed burglary.
Cross was sentenced to 4 to 41/2 years in state prison after pleading guilty in Worcester Superior Court to charges of home invasion, mayhem, armed assault in a dwelling, armed burglary, two counts of aggravated assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, commission of a felony for hire, unlawful possession of a firearm and conspiracy.
35pm, will also include an appeal for information about an armed burglary in Carrignavar, Co Cork, on March 27.
Paicopoulos is awaiting trial in Worcester Superior Court on charges of home invasion, assault with intent to rape, armed assault in a dwelling, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault with a dangerous weapon and armed burglary.
A WOMAN was tied up and threatened with a knife during a terrifying armed burglary in her home.
The two suspects face charges for armed burglary, grand theft, two counts of grand theft of a firearm, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, and possession of crack cocaine, as well as other charges.
Paicopoulos was indicted on charges of home invasion, assault with intent to rape, armed assault in a dwelling, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault with a dangerous weapon and armed burglary.
Jeffrey Landrigan, left, strangled a man in an armed burglary in 1989.
Kamali faces charges of robbery with a firearm, armed burglary, intimidation with a weapon, and criminal recklessness.