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Rowcroft is guilty

Frank Brian Rowcroft showed no emotion Friday as 12 jurors took turns saying they found him guilty of last year's Easter morning $100,000 theft...
Kmart thief lands 21/2 years

Frank Brian Rowcroft was ordered Tuesday to serve 21 2 years in jail and complete 500 hours of community service for the theft of nearly $100,000...
Ex-fiancee says she's no longer alibi for Rowcroft

Frank Brian Rowcroft's former fiancee testified Friday she lied when she initially told police she was sure he was in bed next to her when the lights...
Witness: Rowcroft had key for cash

A second witness testified Monday that Frank Brian Rowcroft had the key to the Kmart cash cage on Easter morning in 2002, when nearly $100,000 was believed to have been taken from the...
Rowcroft attorney wants next trial to be moved out of town

The next time Frank Brian Rowcroft stands trial, his attorney wants it to be outside of Juneau. Rowcroft was sentenced Tuesday to five years in jail with 21 2 years...
Key witness questions memory in Kmart case

A woman who said last week she gave Frank Brian Rowcroft the key to the Kmart cash cage on the morning the safe was emptied last year said Wednesday that times and dates are hard to remember...
Witness says Rowcroft had manager's keys

A woman who said she was afraid to testify against Frank Brian Rowcroft told jurors Thursday he had the Kmart shift manager's keys on the morning that nearly $100,000 disappeared from the store's...

...error, an article in Tuesday's Empire misidentified the judge who will preside in the criminal case against Frank Brian Rowcroft, who is charged in a March 2002, $100,000 theft at Kmart. Juneau Superior Court Judge Patricia Collins will...
Charges of threatening dismissed in Kmart case

The state has dismissed charges of witness-threatening against the man convicted in the 2002 Kmart theft. Frank Brian Rowcroft, 29, was convicted in November for first-degree theft. Juneau Superior Court Judge Patricia Collins in February...
Rowcroft case goes to jury deliberations

...from Kmart last year want testimony from two witnesses replayed this morning before returning to deliberations. Frank Brian Rowcroft is charged with first-degree theft in connection with the crime, discovered on March 31, 2002. The case went...


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