Lexington NC Nov 9 2012
Not all of the money spilled out onto U.S. Highway 52 North in Davidson County after a traffic accident Monday night has been recovered, officials with Brinks have reported to the Davidson County Sheriff’s Office.
LORAIN OH Oct 12 2012 — A struggle involving a shoplifter at Walmart and a security guard ended with an injured guard and a robbery charge.
Police responded and said that William Donofrio, 20, of South Amherst, was arrested for robbery after he attempted to steal $367.24 worth of food and clothing from a Lorain Walmart, 4380 Leavitt Road, according to a police report.
Officers in the Community Impact Unit arrested Donofrio after he attempted to walk out the front door with the items and became physical with the security guard, the report said.
After being confronted by the guard, the report said Donofrio pushed the guard into glass door resulting in a one-inch cut on the top of the guard’s head.
Honolulu HI Oct 7 2012 A 20-year-old Honolulu man fleeing from police early this morning ran into a security guard, breaking the guard’s leg, police said.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. Sept 7 2012– Officials say two men were injured when a four-story parking garage collapsed on the west side of the Broward County Courthouse.
Fort Lauderdale Fire-Rescue officials say the garage collapse about 4:15 p.m. Wednesday during an ongoing demolition process. A contractor received minor injuries and a security guard was taken to the hospital after being hit by a piece of debris.
Broward Chief Judge Peter Weinstein told the South Florida SunSentinel ( http://sunsent.nl/Op4adR) he heard a very loud boom and felt a vibration inside his courthouse office.
Weinstein says he’s concerned about the courthouse, which is adjacent to the parking structure and is “not in very great shape.” He says the county will be asked to make sure the building hasn’t been compromised.
Officials don’t know what caused the collapse.
CITRUS HEIGHTS Cal. Sept 4 2012– A security guard was injured after fighting off a would-be burglar at a Subway restaurant in Citrus Heights on Monday.
Surveillance video from the restaurant on the 7800 block of Madison Avenue shows a man smashing the window. Once inside, the man opened the till, but there wasn’t anything inside. Police say the man then tried to open the safe, but couldn’t.
The burglar left the restaurant and got into a car waiting nearby just as a security guard arrived. A scuffle ensued between the guard and the burglar, and as the burglar was closing the car door, the guard put his knee in the way and was injured.
The owner of the business says nothing was taken.
The security guard has been hospitalized and may have broken bones.
The incident happened Tuesday at the Vizcaya station near Southwest 32nd Road and First Avenue. Crews said the officer was boarding a southbound train when his foot got trapped in a gap between the train and the platform.
All incoming trains were rerouted to the another track, while rescuers freed him.
The trains are now back up and running on their normal tracks.
The security officer escaped with non-life threatening injuries.