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Man with Middle Name of Trouble Gets in Trouble

A man whose middle name really is “Trouble” has ended up in big trouble.

KETV reports that police in Lincoln, Nebraska arrested Rodney Trouble Phillips, 33, for burglary shortly before midnight Tuesday.

According to police, a 56-year-old man flagged down a passing ambulance and told EMTs that he was with three acquaintances when Phillips told him to hand over his jewelry.

The victim said Phillips started punching him in the face and then took a ring and necklace from him.

Later, a witness reported a man was looking in car windows in the area.

Phillips was located nearby and arrested. He was already being sought in connection with a previous burglary.

Phillips was jailed on suspicion of burglary and robbery.


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