An off-duty cop ‘terrorized’ a family displaying a BLM flag. Police drove him home without arrest.
Forest Grove, Ore., police failed to arrest off-duty officer Steven Teets after he attacked a home that was displaying a Black Lives Matter flag. Teets and a responding officer have been charged.washingtonpost.com
New this week: Sia, Clarice Starling and Kristen Wiig
Here’s a collection curated by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists of what’s arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. One nominee, “Judas and the Black Messiah," arrives on HBO Max (as well as in theaters) on Friday. Ad— Kristen Wiig and Annie Mumolo's last writing partnership turned out pretty well. Ad— AP Film Writer Jake CoyleMUSIC— Sia’s Golden Globe-nominated directorial debut, “Music,” will be accompanied with a 14-track album. Ad— “Silence of the Lambs” is three decades in the rearview mirror, but only a year has passed as CBS’ “Clarice” picks up the story of FBI Agent Clarice Starling.
Missing mom Leila Cavett investigation leads FBI to landfill
FBI spokesman James Marshall confirmed the canvassing is part of the investigation into missing mother Leila Cavett. Cavett, 21, was last seen July 25 in surveillance images from a RaceTrac gas station on Hollywood Boulevard near State Road 7. According to authorities, an employee at the gas station said they saw Ryan using the dumpster but that was nearly a month after Cavett’s disappearance. According to the court documents, surveillance video did not show Cavett leaving in a dark sedan. The FBI still considers Cavett as a missing person at this time.
Man caught on camera robbing BB&T Bank in Miami
MIAMI – The FBI is searching for a man who was captured on surveillance video robbing a BB&T Bank branch last week in Miami. The robbery was reported shortly after 3:30 p.m. Friday at the BB&T Bank at 13001 S. Dixie Highway. According to FBI spokesman James Marshall, the robber, who didn’t appear to make any attempt to hide his identity, entered the bank and demanded cash from an employee. Marshall would not disclose whether any money was taken. Anyone with information about the robber’s identity is asked to call the FBI at 754-703-2000 or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-8477.
Man, 29, arrested in connection with robbery at Regions Bank in North Miami Beach
NORTH MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – A 29-year-old man was arrested Wednesday in connection with the robbery of a bank in North Miami Beach last month. Tyler Currie, who lives in North Miami Beach, was taken into custody by Miami-Dade police and is now in federal custody. According to FBI spokesman James Marshall, Currie was the man captured on surveillance cameras robbing a Regions Bank branch at 16051 W. Dixie Highway in North Miami Beach on Dec. 31. Tyler Currie, 29, leaves a Regions Bank branch in North Miami Beach on Dec. 31, 2019, after robbing an employee, authorities say. (FBI)Marshall said Currie entered the bank shortly after 10:30 a.m. that day and demanded money from an employee.
FBI seeks culprits involved in armed home invasion, killing in Cutler Bay
CUTLER BAY, Fla. – The FBI is working with the Miami-Dade Police Department to find several people involved in an armed home invasion and killing late last year in Cutler Bay, FBI spokesman James Marshall confirmed Tuesday. Surveillance video shows several people wanted in connection with a home invasion and killing in Cutler Bay. The 31yo was murdered after being ambushed and shot while entering his Cutler Bay home late last night. “The Hobbs Act is a section of federal law that allows federal prosecution for robbery cases because it involves an element of interstate commerce,” Weinstein said. "The interstate commerce is usually the firearm used in the robbery, which is typically manufactured outside of the state where the robbery occurred.