Entries by Wes Yahola

Woman tries to strangle herself with bra during arrest, deputies say

By Carla Field SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. —A 31-year-old woman who was arrested Sunday evening became violent with deputies and tried to strangle herself with her bra, deputies said. After a Neighbor Watch tip at about 6:45 p.m. reported a suspicious person, deputies said they saw a woman, later identified as Christy Kelley, staggering and falling […]

Voiceover recording of man with gun scares office workers

NEWBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York production company’s recording of a man threatening people with a gun has sent people scurrying for cover at its office building. Police say office workers in the City of Newburgh reported hearing the voice in their building on Monday afternoon. Police SWAT teams quickly converged on the […]

Guy Steals American Flag, Flag Gets Revenge

Not a banner day for face-planting suspect. by Ron Dicker Don’t mess with Old Glory. A man in Campbell, California, was nearly caught red (white and blue) handed stealing an American flag — and then face planting on the sidewalk as he made his getaway. Watch above at the :28 mark as the guy approaches […]

Dad Sells Son’s S U V to teach a lesson

Florida’s Allan Gieger Jr. recently sold an SUV on Craigslist. However, the SUV didn’t belong to Gieger, but to his teenage son. Gieger bought his son the ’98 Ford Explorer for his 16th birthday to drive to school and to work. However, dad soon got tired of his kid smoking dope and acting ‘all thug […]

Fish Feeding leads to Lawsuit

Before going on vacation last year, Michelle and Robert Duchouquette hired Prestigious Pets of Dallas to look after their two dogs and a Betta fish named Gordy. Apparently unsatisfied with the service, the Duchouquettes left a one-star review on Yelp after the fish water became cloudy because food accumulated at the bottom of the tank, […]

Police arrest 5 accused of stealing $4,700 in energy drinks

VACAVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Police in Northern California say they arrested five men for stealing $4,700 worth of energy drinks. San Jose television station KNTV reports Vacaville police officers nabbed the four adults and one juvenile Friday night as they wheeled a cart full of Red Bull out of a grocery store and loaded it […]