Monday, January 29, 2018

German police hunt thieves who stole 44 tons of chocolate

BERLIN — Police say two truck trailers loaded with 44 tons (48.5 U.S. tons) of chocolate were stolen in southern Germany and there's no sign of the sticky-fingered perpetrators.
Police said Monday the trailers packed with 400,000 euros ($496,100) worth of chocolate were stolen from an industrial park in Freiburg on Friday night.
One was found Saturday hauled by a Polish truck that had stopped at a rest area near the German-French border. The driver fled on foot and the trailer was still full of the stolen chocolate.  More

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Man Arrested For DUI After Mistaking Bank Drive-Thru For Taco Bell

Spring Hill, Fla.  — A Tampa man was arrested on Wednesday afternoon for DUI after he reportedly mistook a bank drive-thru for Taco Bell.
According to the Hernando County Sheriff’s Office, the manager of Bank of America on Mariner Boulevard called to report an impaired driver after he found an unconscious man behind the wheel of a blue sedan in the bank’s drive-thru lane.  More

Friday, January 26, 2018

An incensed bride punched a wedding crasher in the face

An incensed bride punched a wedding crasher in the face after the interloper disrupted her reception by pawing several teenage female guests, according to a criminal complaint.

Cops say that William Dickinson, 25, and two co-workers were drinking at the bar of a Best Western in Eau Claire, Wisconsin Friday night when they decided to crash a wedding reception being held in the hotel.
But Dickinson--wearing jeans and a t-shirt--quickly caused an uproar when he sought to dance with two 17-year-old girls and an 18-year-old woman.  More

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Woman vows to kill everyone on Southwest flight for not being allowed to finish her cigarette in plane’s bathroom

This is the unsettling moment a woman screams that she will 'kill everyone' aboard a flight after she was caught smoking.

In shocking scenes, the woman - wearing sunglasses and a straw hat - roars in the face of airline staff.

She yells: 'I will kill everybody on this f****** plane! I will kill everybody on this f****** plane! I will!'

There were 141 people aboard the aircraft.  More

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Man urinated in restaurant in front of many disgusted customers

Police were called to a restaurant after a man exposed himself in front of customers in Florida.

Officers of the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office (HCSO) arrested the man on Saturday night after witnesses said he urinated in front of them.

According to the police report, 45-year-old James Steadman was sleeping in booth 
inside the Steak ‘n Shake on E. Fowler Avenue in Tampa.
At around 11:40 p.m., he got up, unzipped his pants, exposed his genitals, and
began urinating on the floor of the restaurant’s dining room.

Monday, December 11, 2017

Woman Sentenced After Authorities Say She Put Her Newborn in the Refrigerator

A woman was sentenced last week in South Carolina to five years in prison after, prosecutors said, she killed her newborn son in 2016 by putting him in the refrigerator, PEOPLE confirms.
Angela Renee Blackwell was sentenced on Thursday in the Chester County Courthouse, the same day she pleaded guilty to infliction of great bodily harm in the killing of her 4-day-old son Lewis, who died of hypothermia.
“This child never had a chance,” South Carolina Sixth Circuit Deputy Solicitor Candice Lively tells PEOPLE.  More

Friday, December 8, 2017

Frat student fatally stabbed roommate after argument over fast food

A former Ohio college student who fatally stabbed his friend and roommate after a drunken argument over fast food has pleaded guilty.
Kendal Scheid, who attended the University of Akron, stabbed 23-year-old Duncan Unternaher in the chest in their off-campus apartment in December 2016.
Scheid pleaded guilty on Monday to involuntary manslaughter, the Akron Beacon Journal reports. 
His trial had been set to start that morning, but he struck an agreement with prosecutors for a lesser charge.  More

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Woman ripped man's testicle out with her teeth

A woman has been ordered to pay compensation to her former boyfriend after ripping a testicle out of his scrotum with her teeth.
Nunzia Del Viscio, 43, carried out the attack in her victim's flat in Edinburgh in May last year.
She claimed she had been acting in self defence, but was convicted of assault.
Del Viscio has been placed on a restriction of liberty order for six months, which means she must stay at home between 22:00 and 06:00.
Appearing for sentence at Edinburgh Sheriff Court, she was also ordered to pay her victim £500 compensation.  More

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

Stepdad 'beat 13-year-old girl and forced her to eat cat food, take scalding hot baths, drink detergent'

A Georgia man has been accused of forcing his stepdaughter, 13, to eat cat food and drink detergent in what authorities are calling the worst case of child abuse they'd ever seen.

Rimmon H. Lewis, 33, and Angela Strothers, 33, the victim's mother, have been charged with multiple counts of child cruelty after the years of horrific abuse was uncovered.

Police heard that the girl had been beaten, forced to take scalding hot baths and locked in the laundry room. She was also forced to eat cat food and peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, or pick the scraps off her her siblings and parents' plates once they had finished eating.  More