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Friday, September 3, 2010

Natasha Martin, Carlyle Curry: Alleged "Ding Dong Bandits" Loved Robbing Hostess Stores

Posted By on Fri, Sep 3, 2010 at 8:54 AM

Martin and Curry: Do they serve snack cakes in prison?
  • Martin and Curry: Do they serve snack cakes in prison?
Good news local Hostess Store employees. The couple police believe has been preying on you for months is now in police custody.

Natasha Martin and Carlyle Curry -- aka the "Ding Dong" bandits -- were taken into custody Wednesday shortly after media (including Daily RFT) released surveillance photo of the couple allegedly robbing a Hostess Store last month on North Broadway.

Martin, 31 of 7600 block of Virginia, stands accused of hitting up the store on April 24, June 30, July 9 and August 18. In the latest robbery, Martin allegedly pushed a sales clerk to the floor as Curry robbed the register.

Curry, 36 also of the 7600 block of Virginia, has been charged with second-degree robbery for the August 18 theft. He's also accused of participating in the June 30 robbery of the store.

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