Astoria, Queens, New York — A surreal incident caught on tape .. as a suspected car thief tries desperately to get away from police.
Even though police and bystanders surrounded the suspected thief… he wouldn’t give up and tried forcefully to escape the situation.
A one point the suspect put the vehicle in reverse.. and smashed into a moped .. nearly running over several people.
In the end, the suspect jumped out of the vehicle.. and tried to make a run for it but he was quickly apprehended.
Police say the alleged car thief was reportedly high on drugs.
Port St. Lucie, Fla — Port St. Lucie Police arrest a man for biting part of a man’s ear off and then placing it in a cup of coffee.
Police say on Sunday, Kenneth Howard Thompson came home to his female roommate and found that she had a male friend at the house.
Thompson then allegedly started a fight with the man.. And then bit a part of his ear off – when the man tried to leave.
Thompson told police that he put the ear in a cup of coffee that had creamer in it, because he said that he heard if you lose a tooth you should keep it in creamer.
Thompson was arrested for aggravated battery and taken to the St. Lucie County Jail.
Laurel, MD — The Laurel Police Department in Maryland had their hands full with this genius.
They responded to a call about a woman on the wrong side of the road. Turns out she was intoxicated (shocker), but then things really get interesting.
As any dumb criminal would, she speeds away from Police, on the wrong side of the road and into a telephone pole.
After that, she runs from the scene and then Police taser her!
The video was captured using an AXON on-officer video camera and released by TASER.com
South Miami, Fla — A man kills his wife and then posts an apparent confession, and a picture of her body on Facebook.
Police say 31-year old Derek Medina turned himself into police today, telling them he had shot his wife 26-year old – Jennifer Alfonso.
On his Facebook page Medina posted an apparent confession that reads in part:
“I’m going to prison… or death sentence for killing my wife.”
The post also claims that his wife was punching him and that he wasn’t going to stand any more abuse.
The next post was a photograph showing a woman… Believed to be medina’s wife… lying lifeless on the floor with the caption “rest in peace.”
The photo was up for more than 5 hours before Medina’s Facebook page was taken down.
St. Paul, MN — The State Patrol is searching for a daredevil Dome climber who scaled the Minnesota State Capitol late at night.
And security cameras caught it all on video.
Eugene, OR — This video appears to show a Eugene Oregon Police Officer slapping a 10 year-old boy in the face after the child bit him.
The incident was filmed by a family member and posted on Facebook.
Eugene police say the child is part of a custody dispute, and had been illegally living with his mother for several years.
Authorities say the Department of Human Services is now involved, and the child has been returned to his father.
BEAVERTON, Ore. (KOIN) — A teen accused of grabbing a cop’s gun at Beaverton City Hall and firing a shot Friday appeared in court.
The shooting happened late Friday inside city hall. No one was injured by the shot, which entered the wall.
Jared Leone reportedly told a records clerk he was overdosing on mushrooms at the time.