Bank Robber Who Struck Twice in 1 Week Nabbed, Cops Say

first_imgSign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York A New York City man was arrested Friday for robbing two Long Island banks in one week earlier this year, Nassau County police said.James Pope, 35, of the Bronx, was charged with two counts of robbery.Police said Pope robbed the TD Bank on Franklin Avenue in Garden City on Jan. 30 and the TD Bank on Great Neck Road in Great Neck Plaza on Feb. 4.Robbery Squad detectives said Pope threatened to shoot a teller in one case, but a gun was not seen.Pope will be arraigned Friday at Nassau County Court in Mineola.last_img read more

Arsenal preparing to launch £20m bid for ‘next N’Golo Kante’

first_img Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 19 May 2020 4:23 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link423Shares Advertisement Advertisement Diallo is a highly-rated young prospect in France (Picture: Getty Images)Arsenal are preparing to rival Leicester City and Sevilla in the race for Brest midfielder Ibrahima Diallo, who has been billed as ‘the next N’Golo Kante’, according to reports.The 21-year-old has enjoyed an impressive breakthrough season in Ligue 1, attracting interest from top clubs across Europe.The French outfit turned down a £16 million bid from the Foxes in January, but boss Brendan Rodgers has retained his interest in the youngster.According to the Daily Star, Arsenal and Sevilla have emerged as the frontrunners to sign Diallo for £20m in the next transfer window.ADVERTISEMENTThe Gunners are weighing up a potential bid for the defensive midfielder, who has represented France at youth level. Arsenal preparing to launch £20m bid for ‘next N’Golo Kante’ Diallo’s brother, Abdou, plays for Paris Saint-Germain (Picture: Getty Images)The north London side have sent scouts to watch Diallo on multiple occasions this season as Mikel Arteta looks to bolster his options in midfield.AdvertisementAdvertisementThe report states that the promising Frenchman would be interested in a move to the Emirates Stadium.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing ArsenalDiallo could be one of a number of cut-price transfer targets for the Gunners, with their spending likely to be limited due to the economic impact of the coronavirus crisis.Arteta also faces a battle to keep hold of his top scorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who has been strongly linked with a move away from the club in the summer.MORE: Lukas Podolski slams Arsenal chiefs for Champions League absenceMORE: Manchester United, Arsenal and Tottenham eyeing transfer move for Alassane PleaFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page. Commentlast_img read more

Wellington Police Notes: Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015

first_imgWellington Police notes for Wednesday, February 4, 2015:•12:21 a.m. Officers took a report of Children In Need of Care in the 1300 block Michigan, Wellington which occurred Feb. 1, 2015.•12:21 a.m. Officers investigated possession of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia in the 1300 block Michigan, Wellington. Arrests made on Feb. 1, 2015.•9:48 a.m. Officers took a report of a juvenile problem by a known suspect in the 200 block N. B, Wellington.•11:30 a.m. Officer investigated forgery and theft in the 1000 block W. 8th, Wellington by a known suspect.•1:27 p.m. Officers investigated making false information in the 2000 block E. 16th, Wellington.•3:31 p.m. Officers took a report of suspicious activity in the 600 block N. Delrose, Wellington.•4:27 p.m. Officers took a report of found cell phone and case in the 1200 block S. C, Wellington.last_img read more