Joplin, MO – 14 December 2017 – A judge found probable cause at a hearing Thursday for a Carthage man to stand trial in an alleged assault on a man who was trying to repossess two of his vehicles.
Hammond, IN – 8 December 2017 – Cameras mounted at 33 points around Hammond to read license plates are doing much more than finding traffic violators — they’re snaring real suspects, police officials say.
“We have 211 officers, but now it’s almost like we have a couple of thousand officers, and they’re sitting on poles, and they’re saying, ‘Hey, check that one out,'” department spokesman Lt. Steve Kellogg said with a chuckle.
Petersburg, VA – 1 December 2017 – A Petersburg mail carrier is facing charges after the Inspector General confirmed his person vehicle was repossessed with several hundred pieces of mail inside.
New Church, VA – 1 December 2017 – A New Church man who slashed the tire of his car and cut a repo man who had come to repossess the vehicle pleaded guilty to unlawful wounding in Accomack County court.
Albuquerque, NM – 17 November 2017 – Officers said a man tried to pull over another driver with his police lights. However, he’s not a cop. Last month, an officer in an unmarked unit spotted a tow truck near I-25 and San Antonio “with red and blue flashing overhead lights.”
Battle Creek, MI – 19 November 2017 – Battle Creek police are seeking warrants for felonious assault for a man, 35, and his wife, 36, after a Jackson man said he was injured while trying to repossess the couple’s pickup truck. Officers were called to the 100 block of Heather Ridge Road at 9:48 p.m. Thursday by the 34-year-old Jackson man working for Dynamic Recovery Service.
Odessa , TX – November 16, 2015 – Khalifah Ibn Muhammad, 29, has been sentenced to life in prison for a deadly 2015 shooting death of 24-year-old Brandon Lee Russell in Odessa. On Wednesday a jury found found Khalifah Muhammad guilty of murder in the death of Brandon Lee Russell on September 30, 2015. Judge Stacy Trotter then sentenced Muhammad to life in prison.
Yellville, AR – 9 November 2017 – An effort to repossess several vehicles at a residence along Marion County Road 6014 on October 26th has led to 11 charges being filed against a Yellville man, 26-year-old Perry Cheever.
Macon, GA – 9 November 2017 – A repo man in a tow truck was about to haul away a Macon couple’s car in the predawn hours of Oct. 23. It was just after midnight at the Willow Creek condominiums on Wimbush Road when the pair, a 31-year-old man and a 30-year-old woman, hurried outside to claim that they had made a payment on the car.