Definition of 'armed robbery'
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Now he has been jailed for 13 years for armed robbery.The Sun (2014)
There is no warning about armed robberies, and the spokesman could not say whether such crimes were increasing.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Apart from the overall armed robbery rise, there was a nine per cent increase in street robberies at gunpoint.The Sun (2007)
He had failed to appear in court to answer charges that he carried out armed robberies at a shop and post office with an imitation firearm.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Following an armed robbery in which a man was shot, they spend hours sitting in their cars protecting cash delivery vans.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
COPS who refused to call a man wanted for armed robbery a suspect in case it harmed his human rights backtracked yesterday.The Sun (2014)
Hire cars are increasingly being used by criminal gangs to ferry contraband around the country and commit armed robberies, senior police officers have confirmed.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He presided over the historic'no jury' trial after the previous three trials for the armed robbery collapsed.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Much of the cash - stuffed in carrier bags - is thought to be from armed robberies and drug dealing.The Sun (2008)
You have confronted burglars with pistols, taken on offenders with knives, interrupted armed robberies and saved lives in house fires.The Sun (2011)
He was shot dead by police before his 20th birthday, allegedly resisting arrest in connection with an investigation into an armed robbery.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
THREE schoolboy thugs in a gang called the Mad Dogs were caged yesterday for a string of terrifying armed robberies.The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
From armed robbery to police corruption, the gripping tale exposes the lives of the two men, and the disturbing legacy left for their sons.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
He has spent nearly half his 47 years in prison after committing dozens of armed robberies and attacks on prison officers, but now runs a security firm.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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Definition of armed robbery from the Collins English Dictionary