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Man accused of robbing bank to escape wife pleads guilty - UPI.com;

Man accused of robbing bank to escape wife pleads guilty - UPI.com

UPI.comMan accused of robbing bank to escape wife pleads guiltyUPI.comA Kansas man pleaded guilty to charges stemming from a bank robbery FBI agents said he committed to escape life with his wife. Photo by sergign/Shutterstock. Jan. 25 (UPI) -- A Kansas man accused of robbing a bank to escape life with his wife pleaded ...and more »

Miserable husband commits armed robbery then WAITS for cops to arrive 'because he'd rather be in jail than at home ... - The Sun;

Miserable husband commits armed robbery then WAITS for cops to arrive 'because he'd rather be in jail than at home ... - The Sun

The SunMiserable husband commits armed robbery then WAITS for cops to arrive 'because he'd rather be in jail than at home ...The SunA NOVICE bank raider has admitted armed robbery because he'd rather be in jail then at home with his missus. Lawrence Ripple, 70, now faces up to 20 years behind bars. Lawrence Ripple and his wife Endayon look happy enough in this photograph. 3.and more »

Kansas man admits to robbing bank so he wouldn't have to be at home with his wife - myfox8.com;

Kansas man admits to robbing bank so he wouldn't have to be at home with his wife - myfox8.com

myfox8.comKansas man admits to robbing bank so he wouldn't have to be at home with his wifemyfox8.comKANSAS CITY, Kan. — A 70-year-old Kansas man who admitted to robbing a bank because he'd “rather be in jail than at home” with his wife pleaded guilty. Lawrence John Ripple pleaded guilty to robbing the bank in court on Monday, according to the ...and more »

Kansas man chooses jail over wife, robbing a bank to get away from her - Atlanta Journal Constitution;

Kansas man chooses jail over wife, robbing a bank to get away from her - Atlanta Journal Constitution

Atlanta Journal ConstitutionKansas man chooses jail over wife, robbing a bank to get away from herAtlanta Journal ConstitutionA Kansas man has pleaded guilty to robbing a Kansas City bank last fall, in a strange case that has left authorities scratching their heads. Lawrence John Ripple, 70, told investigators that he robbed the bank, which is just a block away from police ...and more »

Sick of living with wife, man robs bank to go to jail - KTRK-TV;

Sick of living with wife, man robs bank to go to jail - KTRK-TV

KTRK-TVSick of living with wife, man robs bank to go to jailKTRK-TVA Kansas man says he robbed a bank to get away from his wife after an argument. KTRK. Tuesday, January 24, 2017. KANSAS CITY, KS (KTRK) --. Just when you think you've heard it all, a Kansas man finds an unexpected way to get out of his crumbling ...and more »

Man, 70, robbed bank to get away from wife - Toronto Sun;

Man, 70, robbed bank to get away from wife - Toronto Sun

Toronto SunMan, 70, robbed bank to get away from wifeToronto Sun“Bet she didn't tell you why her husband went there [jail]?”. “How come?” “To get away from Jeannie!” -- Henry Hill explains to his wife a criminal confederate's motives for going to prison in GoodFellas. Taking a page from Goodfellas, Lawrence Ripple ...and more »

KCK man pleads guilty to bank robbery he blamed on a fight with his wife - WIS;

KCK man pleads guilty to bank robbery he blamed on a fight with his wife - WIS

WISKCK man pleads guilty to bank robbery he blamed on a fight with his wifeWISLawrence John Ripple, 70, pleaded guilty to one count of bank robbery. (Wyandotte County Sheriff's Office). KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -. A KCK man who told investigators he preferred jail to living with his wife pleaded guilty Monday to a federal bank ...and more »

Man, 70, robs bank and waits for arrest as he prefers JAIL to life with wife - TUKO.CO.KE;

Man, 70, robs bank and waits for arrest as he prefers JAIL to life with wife - TUKO.CO.KE

TUKO.CO.KEMan, 70, robs bank and waits for arrest as he prefers JAIL to life with wifeTUKO.CO.KE70-year-old Lawrence John Ripple is making his dream of living in prison instead of with his wife came true after being pleaded guilty to robbing a Kansas City bank. Girl eats noodles from TOILET bowl at 21st birthday party, breaks internet. Lawrence ...and more »

Henpecked husband faces 20 YEARS in jail after robbing bank to get away from nagging wife - Daily Star;

Henpecked husband faces 20 YEARS in jail after robbing bank to get away from nagging wife - Daily Star

Daily StarHenpecked husband faces 20 YEARS in jail after robbing bank to get away from nagging wifeDaily StarAN ELDERLY man has pleaded guilty to bank robbery after telling police he would rather live in prison than with his wife. 0. By Jamie Micklethwaite / Published 25th January 2017. WYANDOTTE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE. MARITAL BLISS: Lawrence ...and more »

Police: Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing Bank, Choosing Jail Over Wife - CBS Local;

Police: Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing Bank, Choosing Jail Over Wife - CBS Local

CBS LocalPolice: Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing Bank, Choosing Jail Over WifeCBS LocalAuthorities say he chose prison over his wife. Officials say Lawrence Ripple plead guilty to robbing a bank last year. Police Warn About Scam Letter, Soliciting Donations For Camden Catholic High School. He told officials he did it because he'd rather ...and more »

Man, 70, robbed bank to get away from wife - Niagara Falls Review;

Man, 70, robbed bank to get away from wife - Niagara Falls Review

Niagara Falls ReviewMan, 70, robbed bank to get away from wifeNiagara Falls Review... -- Henry Hill explains to his wife a criminal confederate's motives for going to prison in GoodFellas. Taking a page from Goodfellas, Lawrence Ripple wanted to get away from his wife too. So, the 70-year-old decided to rob a Kansas City, Kan., bank ...and more »

Sick of living with wife, man robs bank to go to jail - WABC-TV;

Sick of living with wife, man robs bank to go to jail - WABC-TV

WABC-TVSick of living with wife, man robs bank to go to jailWABC-TVA Kansas man says he robbed a bank to get away from his wife after an argument. KTRK. Tuesday, January 24, 2017 07:42PM. KANSAS CITY, Kansas --. Just when you think you've heard it all, a Kansas man finds an unexpected way to get out of his ...and more »

Man robs US bank to 'get away from his wife' - 9news.com.au;

Man robs US bank to 'get away from his wife' - 9news.com.au

9news.com.auMan robs US bank to 'get away from his wife'9news.com.auA man in Kansas has pleaded guilty to robbing a bank last year, not for the cash but to escape his wife. An affidavit filed in court said Lawrence John Ripple, 70, told police after an argument with his wife last September he “no longer wanted to be in ...and more »

Kansas man chooses jail over wife, robbing a bank to get away... - Austin American-Statesman;

Kansas man chooses jail over wife, robbing a bank to get away... - Austin American-Statesman

Austin American-StatesmanKansas man chooses jail over wife, robbing a bank to get away...Austin American-StatesmanA Kansas City, Kansas man alledgedly robbed a bank last year to get away from his wife. He chose jail over living with her. A Kansas man has pleaded guilty to robbing a Kansas City bank last fall, in a strange case that has left authorities scratching ...and more »

Bank robber says rather be in jail that with wife - WLTZ 38 NBC;

Bank robber says rather be in jail that with wife - WLTZ 38 NBC

WLTZ 38 NBCBank robber says rather be in jail that with wifeWLTZ 38 NBCMan admits to bank robbery, says he'd rather be in jail than with wife. January 24, 2017. by WLTZ. 1/1. Man admits to bank robbery, says he'd rather be in jail than with wife. Show Caption Hide Caption. 1/1. Man admits to bank robbery, says he'd rather ...and more »

KCK man pleads guilty to bank robbery he blamed on a fight with - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports ... - FOX 8 News WVUE-TV;

KCK man pleads guilty to bank robbery he blamed on a fight with - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports ... - FOX 8 News WVUE-TV

FOX 8 News WVUE-TVKCK man pleads guilty to bank robbery he blamed on a fight with - FOX 8 WVUE New Orleans News, Weather, Sports ...FOX 8 News WVUE-TVLawrence John Ripple, 70, pleaded guilty to one count of bank robbery. (Wyandotte County Sheriff's Office). KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -. A KCK man who told investigators he preferred jail to living with his wife pleaded guilty Monday to a federal bank ...and more »

Husband would rather confess to robbing bank than live with wife - New York Daily News;

Husband would rather confess to robbing bank than live with wife - New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsHusband would rather confess to robbing bank than live with wifeNew York Daily NewsKANSAS CITY, Kan. — A 70-year-old man who told investigators after robbing a Kansas bank that he'd rather be imprisoned than with his wife has admitted carrying out the holdup. Lawrence Ripple pleaded guilty Monday in Kansas City, Kansas, to a federal ...and more »

Bank robber would rather be in jail than with his wife - wtvr.com;

Bank robber would rather be in jail than with his wife - wtvr.com

wtvr.comBank robber would rather be in jail than with his wifewtvr.comKANSAS CITY, KS — A 70-year-old Kansas man said he robbed a bank last year because he'd rather be in jail than live with his wife. Lawrence Ripple pleaded guilty to robbing the Bank of Labor in Kansas City, Kansas, last September. Ripple stole almost ...and more »

Man admits to robbing bank so he wouldn't have to go home to his wife - NBC4i.com;

Man admits to robbing bank so he wouldn't have to go home to his wife - NBC4i.com

NBC4i.comMan admits to robbing bank so he wouldn't have to go home to his wifeNBC4i.comKANSAS CITY, KS (WCMH) – A man who robbed a Kansas City bank to get away from his wife has pleaded guilty to federal robbery charges. When 70-year-old Lawrence John Ripple robbed a Kansas City bank in September of 2016, he told authorities that ...and more »

Man Pleads Guilty to Robbing Bank to Avoid Going Home to Wife - Washington Free Beacon;

Man Pleads Guilty to Robbing Bank to Avoid Going Home to Wife - Washington Free Beacon

Washington Free BeaconMan Pleads Guilty to Robbing Bank to Avoid Going Home to WifeWashington Free BeaconLawrence John Ripple of Kansas City, Kansas pleaded guilty Monday to robbing a bank because he claimed he was tired of living with his wife. Ripple, 70, was charged with robbing the Bank of Labor in Kansas City in September, the Kansas City Star ...and more »