Newport Beach Crime
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Recent Crime News
Thursday | via LA Daily News
A man identified as the “Rolled Sleeves Bandit,” suspected of robbing two banks in the South Bay, has been captured in Inglewood, the FBI announced Friday. Damian Loren Newhart, 38, of Newport Beach was arrested following a tip Thursday from someone who saw a published report about the search for the Rolled Sleeves Bandit and recognized the suspect. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 28 | via Los Angeles Times
A Newport Beach businessman accused of murdering his wife in their Newport Coast home and then dumping her body in a trash bin near the Mexican border has vanished, according to court records. The businessman faces a single murder charge for allegedly strangling Quee "Q.C." Chadwick, 46, and dumping her body in a trash bin in San Diego County. Comment?
Wednesday Jan 28 | via Patch.com
A 48-year-old Newport Beach man accused of murdering his wife and dumping her body in San Diego County has vanished, a prosecutor said today. Peter G. Chadwick has either fled or taken his own life, Senior Deputy District Attorney Matt Murphy told City News Service. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 20 | via Los Angeles Times
Vu Hoan Le, suspected of robbing a Newport Beach bank, was handcuffed to a gurney after injuring himself during a police pursuit. Vu Hoan Le, suspected of robbing a Newport Beach bank, was handcuffed to a gurney after injuring himself during a police pursuit. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 20 | via The Wave
A 39-year-old man was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of armed robbery of a Newport Beach bank, police announced. At around 3:02 p.m., police got a call that a man with a firearm had robbed a Bank of America branch at 4101 MacArthur Blvd., said Jennifer Manzella of the Newport Beach Police Department. Comment?
Saturday Jan 10 | via Daily Mail
Revealed: How customer in kosher deli was executed when he grabbed one of terrorist's guns and it JAMMED - as dramatic video shows moment SWAT team gunned down hostage taker 'I'm sorry they died': Hostage reveals how he tended to terrorists' wounds and made them coffee in terrifying print works ordeal George Zimmerman is arrested for 'aggravated assault with a weapon' in domestic dispute - the THIRD time he has been held by cops since he was cleared of murder Did the Golden Globes reveal 2015 Best Picture winners by mistake on their website? Selma and Into The Woods appear in botched 'test' New York cops DID stage an organized slowdown after two officers were executed in revenge for Eric Garner's death, admits commissioner One dead in dramatic shootout at women's gun store: Owner killed as his hero wife takes down armed robbers who burst into 'She's a Pistol' store Top Democrat Harry ... (more) Comment?
Friday Jan 9 | via Los Angeles Times
A private tutor accused of hacking into a Newport Beach high school's computer system to boost student grades freely discussed the alleged scheme with an involved student during a phone call that was recorded by police, according to school documents. During the recorded conversation, Timothy Lance Lai, 29, allegedly implicated himself in the cheating scheme and identified students who were involved in the scandal, the documents show. Comment?
Friday Jan 2 | via NBC Los Angeles
A 56-year old San Clemente man has been arrested in connection with the hit-and-run crash that left a 20-year-old man dead. Vikki Vargas reports for the NBC4 News at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 1, 2015. Comment?
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