Houston bank robbery

A Houston bank employee sent a text message to robbers giving them the go ahead to follow a businesswoman and snatch her purse containing $75,000.

Shelby Taylor Wyse, pictured center, was arrested Wednesday and jailed on second-degree felony robbery charges.

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card readers

By now you've heard the horror stories about police departments abusing the civil asset forfeiture law to seize cash from hard working citizens.

Even if drivers aren't carrying cash on them, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol can still seize their money by using a card reader that drains money from their bank accounts!

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Blac Youngsta

Wells Fargo is disputing allegations made by Memphis rapper Blac Youngsta that he was racially profiled by the bank and Atlanta police after he withdrew $200,000 in cash last week.

A spokesperson for Wells Fargo bank told Hiphopenquirer.com exclusively that Youngsta never made a withdrawal, and furthermore, he doesn't have an account at Wells Fargo bank.

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Blac Youngsta

Memphis rapper Blac Youngsta says he was racially profiled by Atlanta police and a local bank after he withdrew $200,000 of his own money from his bank account.

Youngsta, whose real name is Sam Benson, tells 11 Alive News that the incident unfolded on Friday at the Wells Fargo Bank on Peachtree Street.

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A technical malfunction has left thousands of Rush Card users without funds to pay their rent, bills and daily necessities.

Media mogul Russell Simmons has reached out to his enraged customers through social media posts. Simmons took to his Facebook page to say Rush Card employees are "working 24/7" to resolve the malfunction.

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MMA fighter

A 5-time mixed martial arts champion took on three would-be thugs who attempted to rob his co-worker.

The incident happened at a Fuel Depot gas station in Houston, Texas. Mayura Dissanyake, who was working behind the cash register, noticed his co-worker being robbed as he returned from the bank. As the co-worker pulled into a parking spot, 2 thugs who apparently followed him from the bank jumped out of an SUV and attempted to steal his bank bag.

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Steven Fields mugshot

Steven Fields will have plenty of time on his hands to think about his poor decision making. The 18-year-old Hull, GA man turned himself in on Friday and was charged with theft by taking for refusing to return $25,000 that a teller mistakenly deposited into his account.

Authorities say once Fields discovered his windfall, he immediately withdrew $20,000 cash and went on a $5,000 spending spree using his ATM card.

Authorities say Fields spent the money at a car dealership, and made purchases at various stores and a fast food restaurant.

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First Citizens bank A bank teller's careless error made one Athens teenager $31,000 richer, according to a report on Onlineathens.com.

The error occurred on March 7, when a man walked into the First Citizens Bank on U.S. Highway 29 in Athens and made a $31,000 deposit.

Several customers at the bank have the same name as the man, so the teller mistakenly put the deposit into the wrong account.

On March 17, the customer called the bank to report money missing from his account. Bank officials investigated the customer's report and discovered the teller's error.

But by that time, the 18-year-old had withdrawn $20,000 from his bank account and spent $5,000 more on purchases made with his ATM card.

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