I Experienced a Robbery

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 18 People

    A Purse-snatching:

    This occurred many years ago, but I still remember it as vividly as it was yesterday. I had gone to the movies in Brookline, MA, just outside Boston, and I'd taken public transportation to get there and back, since I didn't have a car of my own back then. I was scheduled to fly...
    mplo mplo
    56-60, F
    Sep 4, 2011

    I Saw A Bank Robbery

    A few months ago me and my friend Daniel were walking to a pizza place and I turned around and to guys with masks and shotguns stormed in to the bank. Daniel called the cops but the guys were never caught. Btw we were not inside the bank.
    XxRocketBlast XxRocketBlast
    18-21, M
    1 Response Feb 24, 2013
    SpiritualMe SpiritualMe
    18-21, M
    Feb 4, 2014

    My Mom and I Did.

     When I was 5 and in kindergarten, I had a reaction to a booster shot for a vaccine and my shoulder swelled up. I was about to go into a shoe store with my mom when I told her that the puffy sleeve of my school uniform was bothering that shoulder. She knelt on the sidewalk...
    Jenniedvm Jenniedvm
    18-21, F
    Jan 25, 2009

    According to the FBI,

    most modern-day bank robberies are "unsophisticatedand unprofessional crimes," committed by young male repeat offenders who apparently don't know the first thing about their business. This informationwas included in an interesting, amusing article titles "How Not to Rob a Bank...
    jml2000 jml2000
    61-65, M
    1 Response Jun 30, 2015

    I Witnessed A Robbery Last Night

    Just as I was walking into my local pharmacy last night a guy went running out and the pharmacist yelled "code" something, didn't quite hear it, and the guy went flying out the door. I did get a decent look at him before the pharmacist said anything. So I had to spend the next 2...
    Gyummy Gyummy
    51-55, M
    Jan 26, 2011

    Well, This Was An Attempted Robbery

    ***a mean guy I dated (who tried to use phys1cal v1olence to intim1date and control me) once told me "you know what your ******* problem is??? You don't have sense enough to know when to be ******* scared!!!"*** **************** One night my best friend and I...
    Izabelle Izabelle
    26-30, F
    4 Responses Dec 1, 2008

    My Robbery Story 5 Years Ago.

    It was August 24 2005, I was going to K-Mart with my Dad because we were getting new school supplies for school the next day. It was about 7:30 and we had gotten almost all of the items we needed. I asked my dad if I could go look at the toys (that were in the front of the store...
    jillbeans11 jillbeans11
    13-15, F
    Oct 24, 2009

    Delivering Pizza.

    While at work I was robbed at gunpoint last night...it was weird. I mean, what happened wasn't so weird, a guy with a gun jumped me after I'd made my delivery and demanded money, but how it happened was. I mean, it wasn't so dramatic as I'd have thought. It happened so fast, yet...
    solowing solowing
    26-30, M
    Oct 10, 2012

    A Chance to Define Yourself

    Actually it was my wife's wallet!  No one was hurt, nothing taken was irreplaceable, money can always be made, Credit cards can be cancelled, and life goes on.  I realized what a perfect time to help define yourself.  How would you act or feel in such a...
    Crackers Crackers
    41-45, M
    Apr 10, 2008

    While We Were Sleeping

    Last Monday I woke up at 230 am. I typically have a hard time sleeping so this is normal. I hit play on the next Netflix episode. My daughter (4 years old) decided to have a living room slumber party since her Daddy was working out of town. While the show was loading I heard...
    Aliiroper Aliiroper
    31-35, F
    1 Response Oct 10, 2013

    I Had A Guardian Angel W/ Me!

    Thursday April 12, 2012 @ approximately 10:15pm I had came home late from school and I saw two men in the apartment complex, I had made eye contact with one of the two men but did not think anything of it. As soon as I turned the knob on the front door and opened it, one of the...
    Jenn8172 Jenn8172
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 19, 2012
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