Bartow County, GA – 6 October 2017 – A repossessor was shot at on Tuesday while repossessing a vehicle around 9:40 p.m. According to a police report, a Bartow County Sheriff’s officer was dispatched to 36 Pine Ridge Road in White after receiving a call about shots being fired.
Joliet, IL – 4 October 2017 – A 40-year-old man in Wilmington finds himself facing a pair of felony charges at the Will County Courthouse in downtown Joliet in connection with an unusual crime. Robert A. Brown, 100 block of Parker Court, was arrested last week and charged with intimidation and criminal damage to property. According to court documents, Brown threatened to harm a man who came to repossess a vehicle.
Alexander City, AL – 28 September 2017 – The repossessor accused of injuring a woman during a repossession in Alexander City, Alabama has been identified as an ex-convict who served 25 years in prison after being convicted of murder, armed robbery and escape. He again faces felony charges.
Alexander City, AL – 27 September 2017 – An Alexander City woman was taken to the hospital Tuesday afternoon due to injuries that police say apparently happened while her vehicle was being repossessed. Just after 2 p.m. Alexander City Police and fire medics from the Alexander City Fire Department were called to K Street in Alexander City on a report of a pedestrian being run over by a vehicle.
Mobile, AL – 26 September 2017 – Mobile Police report that on Sunday, September 24, 2017, at approximately 11:30 p.m., officers responded to the area of Brucewood Drive West in reference to shots fired. The victim told officers that he had an active repossession order at the location and that the vehicle owner came outside and told the victim to get off his property.
Mobile, AL – 21 September 2017 – Mobile Police say a man pulled a gun on a repo man to steal his car back. The incident occurred Wednesday at approximately 7:12 PM at Ladd Stadium. Police say the victim repossessed the car in the 1700 block of Virginia Street.
The owner of the car was holding a crowbar and smashed the rear window of the tow truck while the truck driver tried to escape, according to investigators. Sparks were flying from the vehicle as it was dragged for more than 10 minutes through the streets of Compton.
“We got a call of individuals fighting in the Five Points area,” Alexander City Police Captain Mario Hodge said. “As we were responding, they left the scene with one vehicle chasing the other.”