Thursday, April 19, 2018

Bizarre News

Brooklyn man racks up $8,000 bill at the Don CeSar resort with a fake credit card

Brooklyn man racks up $8,000 bill at the Don CeSar resort with a fake credit card

ST. PETE BEACH — A Brooklyn man is accused of running up a bill of more than $8,000 at the Don CeSar resort — all with a counterfeit credit card.Gavroch Muller Cadet, 27, was arrested Monday on multiple counts of forgery of a credit card and a single...
Published: 04/18/18
St. Pete man gets drunk, falls off bicycle, hits man at hospital with folding chair, police say

St. Pete man gets drunk, falls off bicycle, hits man at hospital with folding chair, police say

ST. PETERSBURG — A 23-year-old man hospitalized Monday for falling off his bike after drinking too much was arrested later that day after police said he struck another man with a folding chair at Bayfront Health St. Petersburg.Jimmy McCray faces a ch...
Published: 04/17/18
Argentinean officer claims mice got really high after eating a half-ton of marijuana

Argentinean officer claims mice got really high after eating a half-ton of marijuana

A former police commissioner claimed that more than half a ton of marijuana was eaten by mice, according to BBC,A haul of marijuana, weighing 13,227.74 pounds (6,000 kg) had been stored in a warehouse in Pilar, northwest of Buenos Aries, for two year...
Published: 04/13/18
Police: Louisiana man wields machete in Walmart, tries to kidnap children

Police: Louisiana man wields machete in Walmart, tries to kidnap children

KENNER, La. — A 33-year-old man was arrested Friday when he tried to kidnap two children from a Walmart in Louisiana using a machete, according to the Kenner Police Department. Billy Yoe Budier-Herrera went to the Walmart in Kenner, La., at 2 p.m. Fr...
Updated one month ago
Drones delivering contraband to prisons a budding problem

Drones delivering contraband to prisons a budding problem

PENSACOLA, Fla. — A package of contraband covered in grass clippings that was dropped by a drone at a Panhandle prison is one of the most recent examples of inmates using advanced technology to smuggle illegal items behind prison walls.The News-Journ...
Updated one month ago
Florida woman ‘marries’ 100-year-old tree, hoping to save it

Florida woman ‘marries’ 100-year-old tree, hoping to save it

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Karen Cooper was ready to go out on a limb to save her beloved, so she got married — to a tree.Specifically, a giant ficus that’s shaded Snell Family Park in Fort Myers for more than a century.The tree became the center of a neighb...
Updated one month ago
The white horse inside this South Beach nightclub won’t shut it down forever

The white horse inside this South Beach nightclub won’t shut it down forever

A South Beach club that was shut down after someone rode a horse into the place will get to reopen —with some conditions.An agreement on Monday between the city of Miami Beach and the club, and approved by a special master, gives Mokai permission to ...
Updated one month ago
Missing a goat in Hillsborough? Check the impound lot

Missing a goat in Hillsborough? Check the impound lot

TAMPA — Some days, deputies impound cars. On other days, bicycles. But on Thursday, the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office impounded a goat."He’s a sweet little guy," said Deputy Crystal McClelland. "He must have been somebody’s pet because he’s ve...
Updated one month ago
S. Carolina woman gouges out her eyes while high to get closer to God

S. Carolina woman gouges out her eyes while high to get closer to God

There was a message from God, 20-year old Kaylee Muthart believed, that she needed to sacrifice something special. Muthart was high on methamphetamine, a freight train of a dose bigger than all the others, and the signs were all there. A white bird ...
Updated one month ago
Florida patient loses patience, steals ambulance to get home from hospital

Florida patient loses patience, steals ambulance to get home from hospital

Fed up with waiting at the hospital, a Florida man decided to steal an ambulance to get home, , target="_blank">an Orlando television station reported.Danny Konieczny was taken to the hospital Tuesday night after his neighbor reported him to be drunk...
Updated one month ago