POLICE: Spider-Man Robber Murdered

Police say they have closed the cases of four robberies were a man dressed as Spider-Man held-up local businesses. Their suspect was murdered.

Wilmington police say Anthony Devone was murdered on October 20th. The 41-year-old man was identified today as their suspect in the four Spider-Man hold-ups.

The robberies started September 25th and the last one occurred four days before Devone was killed. In many of the cases, the gunman demanded money and Newport cigarettes.

Two days after Devone was found dead Wilmington police charged another man with his murder.

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  • by Anonymous on Dec 7, 2011 at 05:13 PM
    Newports huh? Tells me all i need to know..
  • by 40some on Dec 2, 2011 at 05:35 PM
    He wasn't murdered, he was assasinated.
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      by Superman on Dec 2, 2011 at 06:21 PM in reply to 40some
      Who cares?One dead another hopefully on death row.
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        by 40some on Dec 2, 2011 at 06:42 PM in reply to Superman
        You apparently. Read it and replied. I agree, 2 down...
  • by John Location: Simpson on Dec 2, 2011 at 04:40 PM
    The cops got it wrong....spider man is peter parker
  • by Chris Location: Greenville on Dec 2, 2011 at 03:06 PM
    Wow, charge someone with murder for killing a thief?? Should be giving him a medal for taking out the trash.
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      by Audra on Dec 2, 2011 at 08:46 PM in reply to Chris
      Boy, that's the truth.
  • by pope Location: roc city on Dec 2, 2011 at 02:35 PM
    now u c they had already had charged someone else with the murder.now suppose spiderman had not been found dead
  • by "With Great Power Comes..." on Dec 2, 2011 at 02:16 PM
    I missed the part where that's my problem
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      by Anonymous on Dec 2, 2011 at 02:45 PM in reply to "With Great Power Comes..."
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        by Watch The Movie on Dec 2, 2011 at 04:21 PM in reply to
        Two Quotes From The Movie...Are you that clueless?
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          by Anonymous on Dec 2, 2011 at 08:44 PM in reply to Watch The Movie
          No, but apparently you're that rude. Not everyone sits around soaking up movies and lines from them to commit to memory. Some of us have more important things to occupy brain space with. I guess we know which type of information is important to you.
  • by JG Location: Greenville on Dec 2, 2011 at 12:27 PM
    You know what they say about Karma...
  • by jimmy Location: Tick Bite on Dec 2, 2011 at 12:00 PM
    The Green Goblin did it!
  • by Fred Location: NC on Dec 2, 2011 at 11:39 AM
  • by Anonymous on Dec 2, 2011 at 11:30 AM
    woo wee...talk about KARMA
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