Lauderdale Lakes Crime
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Recent Crime News
Friday May 8 | via Mirror.co.uk
Shocking CCTV footage has revealed the awkward moment a man appeared to rob an elderly woman at knife point - and was then forced to ride in a lift with her. Police are now hunting the man who allegedly followed 77-year-old Lorraine Baine into the lift, before taking out a knife and demanding she hand over her purse. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via TheBlaze.com
A Florida man followed a 77-year-old woman into an elevator, robbed her at knifepoint and attempted to flee. That's when he realized the doors don't stay open for long. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via New York Daily News
A 77-year-old woman was trapped in an elevator with her armed robber for more than 30 seconds after the knife wielding suspect stole her purse at her apartment complex. "That aspect of her being trapped in an elevator with him was the most terrifying part to her," Broward Sheriff's Office Public Information officer Gina Carter told the Daily News about the April 29 attack at the building in Lauderdale Lakes Fla. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via Patch.com
A quick in-and-out armed robbery of an elderly woman on an elevator didn't turn out quite as the perpetrator planned courtesy of doors that closed faster than the accused bad guy worked. According to the Broward County Sheriff's Office, the incident unfolded around 9:34 p.m. April 29 when a 77-year-old woman got onto an elevator at 3099 N.W. 48th Ave. in Lauderdale Lakes. Comment?
Thursday May 7 | via WIOD-AM Miramar
An elderly Lauderdale Lakes woman has lost her sense of security after she's apparently targeted by a crook looking to rob her. Lorraine Baine had a kitchen knife pulled on her seconds after she stepped into her apartment complex's elevator. Comment?
Wednesday May 6 | via The Orlando Sentinel
Broward Sheriff detectives are looking for the man who cornered a 77-year-old woman in an elevator and robbed her at knifepoint in Lauderdale Lakes Broward Sheriff detectives are looking for the man who cornered a 77-year-old woman in an elevator and robbed her at knifepoint in Lauderdale Lakes A 77-year-old woman was cornered in an elevator and robbed at knifepoint in her Lauderdale Lakes apartment building by a man who then fled, according to Broward sheriff's detectives. "I was really taken aback, but I felt I did have my composure," Bain said when reached by phone Wednesday. Comment?
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