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    Deputy Struck, Killed by Drunk Driver

    Deputy Struck, Killed by Drunk Driver
    EAGLE RIVER, WI - Deputy Kory Dahlvig was struck and killed by a drunk driver while responding to a mutual aid call in Lac du Flambeau. He was approaching the the suspect's vehicle, which was parked on Highway 47. The driver started driving away and struck Deputy Dahlvig, killing him. Deputy Dahlvig had previously served with the Lac du Flumbeau Police ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -42
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    Beatles Impersonator Arrested Outside of Gig

    SAN DIEGO (AP) - It's going to be a hard day's night in jail for a Beatles impersonator after police arrested him on an old warrant outside an appearance on a San Diego morning news show. Carlsbad police Lt. Marc Reno says Theodore "Ted" Felicetti was arrested Friday on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear on a drunken driving charge ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +3
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    Meth Suspect Neck-Deep in Manure Can't Hide From Cops

    ALBION, Ind. - Nothing could keep Thomas Hovis Jr. from getting caught by police -- not even hiding neck-deep in manure. Police say officers were searching for the 52-year-old because he was wanted on methamphetamine charges. Just when they thought they'd lost him, an officer found him hiding neck-deep in a liquid manure pit at a northeastern Indiana farm. A Noble ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +21
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    Cops: Stuck Burgler Says He Was Playing Hide-and-Seek

    Cops: Stuck Burgler Says He Was Playing Hide-and-Seek
    NORTH EAST, Md. (AP) - A burglary suspect came up with a creative explanation after he was found dangling from the ventilation system of a Maryland convenience store. He told police he was playing hide-and-seek. Cecil County sheriff's deputies said the owner of a BP convenience store in North East was opening up Wednesday morning when he spotted a pair of ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +17
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    Police Dash Cam Records Massive Mid-West Fireball

    Police Dash Cam Records Massive Mid-West Fireball
    MILWAUKEE—A large meteor streaked across the Midwestern sky momentarily turning night into day, rattling houses and causing trees and the ground to shake, authorities said Thursday. There were no immediate reports of injuries. Witnesses say the meteor lit up the sky Wednesday about 10:10 p.m. National Weather Service offices across the Midwest said it was visible from southwestern Wisconsin and northern ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +3
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    Police: Motel Guest Assaults Man with Live Python

    ROCK HILL, SC - Police in South Carolina have arrested a man who allegedly assaulted another guest at a motel with a four-ft python after a row over loud music. The alleged victim, who was not badly injured, told police he had complained about music coming from the other man's room and they had had a row. Hours later, the man ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +1
  • +11

    Would-Be Teen Robber Asks Clerk Not To Tell Mom

    SALT LAKE CITY - Police said a teenager who botched a robbery at a Salt Lake City convenience store asked the clerk not to tell his mom. Salt Lake City police said the teen went into the store early Saturday morning and approached the counter with several items. As the clerk rung them up, the teen tried to sneak behind him ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated +11
  • -19

    Police Charge Man For Random Store Kid Punchings

    Police Charge Man For Random Store Kid Punchings
    COLUMBUS - The 68-year-old grandfather accused of punching random children in a Northwest Side Walmart remained in jail after his first court appearance yesterday. Franklin County Municipal Judge Mark Hummer set bond for Ralph Conone of 5687 Shadowbrook Dr. at $150,000. Should Conone post bond, he is ordered to stay away from his victims and Walmart while the case proceeds. Conone ...
    Published about 7 years ago | Rated -19
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    Man Arrested for Driving with Pants Down, Blames Doughnut

    When state police questioned David F. Line about a report from a truck driver who allegedly saw Line driving on Interstate 81 in Silver Spring Township, Cumberland County, with his pants around his ankles and without both hands on the steering wheel, Line had an explanation. According to court documents, Line, 49, of Doubling Gap Road in Newville, told police he ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +12
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    Man Tells Cops He Paid For Sex, But Didn't Get It

    MARLBOROUGH, N.H. - Police said a man and woman from New Hampshire are each facing prostitution charges after the man called police to say he'd paid for sex, but the woman then refused. WMUR-TV reported a 22-year-old woman and 32-year-old man were cited into court at a later date. Police said the man called Marlborough Police on Monday to say he'd ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +22
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    Man Offers Apologetic Robbery Note, Waits For Cops

    PORTLAND, Ore. -Portland police said a man handed an apologetic robbery note to an employee at a FedEx Kinko's store, then waited for police to arrive. Employee Paul Rhoney said the note said: "This is a robbery, I'll wait outside for police, sorry." [widget:news__off_beat] Police Detective Mary Wheat said responding officers found the 46-year-old man outside the store Tuesday morning and ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -5
  • +128

    Football-Playing Cops Tackle Perps Who Ran on Field

    Football-Playing Cops Tackle Perps Who Ran on Field
    Three brothers attempting to break into a home near a high school football field were unpleasantly surprised to find an entire football team full of cops nearby. The suspects tried to run but were quickly chased down and apprehended by the officers. The oldest of the brothers actually tried to run through the field where the officers were practices but was ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +128
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    Driver Passes Out, Meth Lab in Back Seat

    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Police say a driver passed out in his car at a Tennessee gas station while a batch of methamphetamine was cooking in the back seat. [widget:news__narcotics] An employee at the gas station in Murfreesboro, about 30 miles southeast of Nashville, called police because the car was sitting at the pump for about an hour on New Year's Day. ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -4
  • +33

    Man Fights Intruder After "Beer Can Alarm" Set Off

    Man Fights Intruder After "Beer Can Alarm" Set Off
    FARGO, N.D. (AP) - Fargo police said an apartment tenant who set empty beer cans in front of his door to alert him to intruders ended up fighting with an alleged burglar. Sgt. Bill Ahlfeldt said police were called early Tuesday after a report of two elderly men attacking each other. Ahlfeldt says a 61-year-old man who lives in the same ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +33
  • +13

    Driver Passes Out In Car; Police Find Drug Lab in Back Seat

    Driver Passes Out In Car; Police Find Drug Lab in Back Seat
    MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) - Police say a driver passed out in his car at a Tennessee gas station while a batch of methamphetamine was cooking in the back seat. An employee at the gas station in Murfreesboro, about 30 miles southeast of Nashville, called police because the car was sitting at the pump for about an hour on New Year's Day. ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +13
  • -45

    Man Calls 911 For Ride to Bar, Gets Cuffs Instead

    Man Calls 911 For Ride to Bar, Gets Cuffs Instead
    OLDSMAR, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a Florida man who called 911 claiming he'd been beaten and shot at was hoping the tale would get him a ride to a bar. Instead, 37-year-old Gregory J. Oras is facing charges of misusing the 911 system and battery of a law enforcement officer. An arrest report says Oras called 911 three times before ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -45
  • +5

    California Man Seriously Injured After Burning Divorce Papers

    California Man Seriously Injured After Burning Divorce Papers
    SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Sacramento firefighters say a man has been seriously injured after starting a house fire while apparently burning his divorce papers. Sacramento Fire Department Capt. Jim Doucette says the man lived with his father, who says his son was distraught. The father tells firefighters his son had been lighting things on fire all night Friday. The fire began Saturday ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +5
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    Armed, Masked Man Steels $367 From Bingo Game

    Caledonia - Police continued their search Sunday for two robbers who stole $367.50 from a bingo game at the Racine Elks Lodge in Caledonia and for the driver who helped them escape. [widget:news__off_beat] The armed and masked robbers first encountered a 69-year-old Caledonia man Saturday as he was leaving the hall at 5844 Douglas Ave., forced him on the ground and ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated -6
  • +3

    Shirtless Man, Woman In Handcuffs Belt Rob Bank

    FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -Authorities in South Florida are searching for a man who held up a Fort Lauderdale bank shirtless then fled with a woman who sported a belt made of handcuffs. According to a news release from the Fort Lauderdale Police Department, the man demanded money from a teller at a Bank of America branch on Friday afternoon and implied ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +3
  • +13

    Police: Mass. Suspect Cut Fingers To Hide ID

    BOSTON - Police say a Boston man wanted for drug trafficking tried to conceal his identity by cutting the tips of his fingers to hide the prints. State Police spokesman David Procopio said Monday that Francis Viliar admitted to police that he paid someone $400 to slice off the fleshy pads at the ends of his fingers. [widget:news__massachusetts] The 36-year-old was ...
    Published over 7 years ago | Rated +13
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