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  • Iowa couple returning from date viciously assaulted by mob of teens, police say

    10/15/2019 1:26:02 AM PDT · by Robwin · 87 replies
    Fox 61 Morning News ^ | October 14, 2019 | Tribune Media Wire
    DES MOINES, Iowa -- Des Moines Police are investigating after a crowd of roughly 20 juveniles allegedly attacked a couple after they left a hockey game Saturday night. The victims, a Des Moines man and his girlfriend, told police they were walking home through the skywalk – an elevated passageway connecting buildings downtown – following an Iowa Wild game at Wells Fargo Arena when they came upon a large group of juveniles near the downtown YMCA.“They saw a bunch of juveniles gathered in a location and something about what they were doing didn’t seem right and she simply asked them...
  • Police: Teens fatally assault man at Great Frederick Fair, may have been 'knockout game'

    09/22/2019 6:32:53 AM PDT · by VeniVidiVici · 66 replies
    WJLA-TV ^ | 09-21-2019 | Kevin Lewis
    FREDERICK COUNTY, Md. — The Frederick County Sheriff's Office has charged two teens for the random, unprovoked physical attack of a 59-year-old man at the Great Frederick Fair. The victim was found near the midway area of the fairgrounds around 5:36 p.m. Friday, lying unconscious. Police interviewed multiple witnesses who told them the victim had been minding his own business. Maryland State Police airlifted the victim to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore where he died from his injuries Saturday. An autopsy is now scheduled at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to determine an exact cause...
  • Police: Teens fatally assault man at Great Frederick Fair, may have been 'knockout game'

    09/21/2019 8:43:11 PM PDT · by House Atreides · 96 replies
    Whoa.com ^ | September 21, 2019 | Kevin Lewis
    The Frederick County Sheriff's Office has charged two teens for the random, unprovoked physical attack of a 59-year-old man at the Great Frederick Fair. The victim was found near the midway area of the fairgrounds around 5:36 p.m. Friday, lying unconscious. Police interviewed multiple witnesses who told them the victim had been minding his own business. Maryland State Police airlifted the victim to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore where he died from his injuries Saturday. An autopsy is now scheduled at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner to determine an exact cause of death. According to...
  • Ohio deputies pull over Amish buggy with stereo system inside

    09/18/2019 7:55:09 PM PDT · by RightGeek · 30 replies
    Fox News ^ | 9/17/2019 | Morgan Phillips
    Police in Ohio had a curious encounter with two Amish men over the weekend, pulling over their buggy to discover it had been rigged with a massive stereo system. Deputies stopped the buggy around 1 a.m. Sunday and found a 12-pack of Michelob Ultra on top of the vehicle with several open bottles inside, according to WKBN. The men-- who come from a community which largely shuns alcohol and modern technology-- bailed out of the buggy so fast that the horse continued pulling the empty coach down the road. "I`ve never operated an Amish buggy with a horse, but I`m...
  • Trumbull Co. sheriff’s deputies pull over Amish buggy with stereo system

    09/17/2019 11:38:46 AM PDT · by Buckeye McFrog · 36 replies
    WKBN ^ | 9/16/2019 | WKBN Staff
    NORTH BLOOMFIELD, Ohio (WKBN) – Deputies said they pulled over an Amish buggy complete with alcohol and a stereo system early Sunday morning. Just before 1 a.m., Trumbull County sheriff’s deputies said they saw two Amish men drinking alcohol while riding on the back of a horse and buggy. The deputies said there was a 12-pack of Michelob Ultra on top of the buggy. They pulled the buggy over at Donley and Mahan Parker Roads in North Bloomfield, Ohio. Deputies said the people riding in it ran out into the trees while the horse continued down the road. There were...
  • Robbery victims targeted for cellphones, beaten in downtown Minneapolis

    09/11/2019 8:08:00 PM PDT · by MplsSteve · 56 replies
    The Minneapolis Police Department has arrested more than a dozen suspects involved in crime ring that focused on robbing cellphones from intoxicated people and then beating the victims. According to a report provided by Minneapolis police spokesperson John Elder, a three-day sweep conducted two weeks ago ended with police arresting 16 people between the ages of 13 and 25. The suspects are seen on surveillance video punching, kicking and riding over one man with a bike. The robberies occurred near Hennepin, First and Second avenues, between Third and Sixth streets, and happened between 10 p.m. and 3 a.m. The suspects...
  • VIDEO: Teens beat, stomp man outside Washington Hilton

    07/25/2019 11:59:50 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 44 replies
    wtop.com ^ | July 25, 2019 | Neal Augenstein
    D.C. police have released video of a group of teenagers that punched, kicked, and spat upon a man who was walking into the Washington Hilton hotel on Connecticut Avenue. According to police, at approximately 1 a.m. on Sunday, July 14, as a man walked toward the revolving door of the hotel, located in the 1900 block of Connecticut Ave. NW, he was confronted by a male police believe is a teenager. After the youngster punched the man in the face, a group of about 10 boys and girls ran up, and began repeatedly punching and kicking the man. After approximately...
  • When a woman's car broke down, these teens pushed it five miles to her home

    07/19/2019 11:13:53 AM PDT · by Innovative · 43 replies
    CNN ^ | July 19, 2019 | Gabriel Kinder
    A late-night run to the donut shop turned into a roadside rescue for three teens living near Niagara Falls. It ended with them pushing a stranded stranger's car for hours and inspiring others on Facebook. Aeron McQuillin, 18, Bailey Campbell, 17, and Billy Tarbett, 15, were on their way to a Tim Hortons donut shop in Fonthill, Ontario, when they spotted a woman on the side of the road with smoke coming out of her car. They quickly diagnosed the problem as a leak that allowed the engine coolant and oil to mix. They also determined the car was too...
  • Summerfield [FL} homeowner injured, kills 2 intruders with AR-15

    07/12/2019 9:24:19 PM PDT · by DCBryan1 · 86 replies
    Ocala.com ^ | 11 JUL 19 | Austin L Miller
    SUMMERFIELD— Marion County sheriff’s officials say a homeowner armed with an AR-15 shot and killed two intruders and was injured himself during a home invasion robbery in Summerfield Wednesday night. Two other robbery suspects — Robert John Hamilton, 19, of Ocala, and Seth Adam Rodriguez, 22, of Belleview — were detained near the scene, according to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. Nigel Doyle, 22, of Summerfield, and Keith Jackson Jr., 21, Ocala, were killed. The homeowner, whose name was not released by the Sheriff’s Office, was in stable condition at a hospital Thursday afternoon. Rodriguez was arrested on charges of...
  • Blue Bell tracking down woman seen in viral video licking ice cream, returning it to store shelf

    07/01/2019 2:18:05 PM PDT · by Drew68 · 38 replies
    BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Don’t take Blue Bell’s sweetness for granted. The company is coordinating with law enforcement, retail partners, and social media platforms to track down a woman shown in a now viral video licking the top of a 64 oz ice cream container at a grocery store. The woman appears to place the now tainted container back on the shelf at the end of the video. Several reposted copies of the video have gone viral. ***WARNING POST CONTAINS GRAPHIC LANGUAGE*** “This type of incident will not be tolerated,” said Blue Bell when asked about the video by...
  • Off-duty FDNY firefighter attacked by teens after defending elderly couple, cops say

    05/21/2019 10:07:50 AM PDT · by Leaning Right · 52 replies
    Fox News ^ | May 21, 2019 | Paulina Dedaj
    A New York City Firefighter sustained a concussion and several broken teeth Saturday after police say he was assaulted while trying to stop a group of teens from harassing an elderly couple. The 38-year-old off-duty firefighter was traveling on East 86th St. in Manhattan at around 9:25 a.m. Saturday when he noticed six teens “harassing” an elderly couple, a spokesperson with the New York City Police Department told Fox News. The man reportedly tried to intervene -- and police say that’s when one unidentified member of the group punched the firefighter “with a closed fist,” knocking him to the ground.
  • Norristown carnival ends in chaos and caught on camera; police investigation underway

    05/12/2019 11:25:37 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 54 replies
    fox29. ^ | 5-12-19 | local Fox news
    One big brawl, caught on camera, involving police, teenagers and a whole lot of chaos. Things got ugly at a local church carnival and the video is everywhere. People are upset and demanding answers from police. Reaction from the 14-year-old girl seen in the video going viral on social media as Norristown police were called after several fights and confrontations broke out on the last night of the annual St. Francis of Assisi carnival. “I kept telling him I couldn’t breathe and he kept telling me to shut up over and over,” Bates added. “For that cop to come behind...
  • 5 kids, ages 12-16, charged with killing Nashville musician

    02/08/2019 7:00:02 PM PST · by wardaddy · 157 replies
    WSLS ^ | 2-8-19 | Williamson
    ASHVILLE, Tenn. - Nashville police have arrested the five kids they say shot and killed a 24-year-old musician Thursday afternoon. The Nashville Police Department announced the arrests Friday. Under Tennessee law, three of the five can be identified here because they are charged with homicide and they are over the age of 13. Roniyah McKnight, 14; Diamond Lewis, 15, and Decorrius Wright, 16, as well as a 12-year-old girl and a 13-year-old boy are all charged in connection with Kyle Yorlets death. Police say Yorlets was killed outside his home Thursday afternoon when the five charged took his wallet and...
  • Arlington, TX PD Releases Bodycam Video After Dead Felon’s Family Cries Foul

    01/21/2019 5:31:21 PM PST · by Simon Green · 46 replies
    The Truth About Guns ^ | 01:21/19 | John Boch
    Police in Arlington, TX had their hands full after an officer-involved shooting that left one dead and an officer seriously wounded. The dead man’s family demanded to know why 20-year-old Tre’Shun Miller ended up dead after a simple traffic stop. The family presented the media with the photo above. Meanwhile, for anyone looking, Tre’Shun’s Facebook page provided a treasure trove of photos indicating crime: Of course, most folks don’t dig that deep. But the Arlington PD didn’t disappoint. Days after the family challenged the cops for proof of what happened, Arlington PD delivered. They released the bodycam video showing...
  • 51-Year-Old Man Shoves And Knocks Out 11-Year-Old Girl Outside Of Mall

    01/13/2019 12:32:36 PM PST · by Trump20162020 · 405 replies
    LiveLeak ^ | January 13, 2019
    There’s an arrest recorded for him on my local PD’s website. The charge was “assault on a child under 12.”
  • WATCH: Teenage Girls Start Violent Brawl at Los Angeles McDonald’s

    01/09/2019 4:56:00 PM PST · by skimbell · 64 replies
    Brietbart ^ | 9 Jan 2019 | Katherine Rodriguez
    A group of teenage girls started a violent brawl at a Los Angeles, California, McDonald’s after a mother asked them to leave the children’s play area, police said. The video, which has gone viral, showed several people flinging objects at staff near the front counter while onlookers tried to capture the melee on their cellphones
  • Strasbourg Shooting Leaves Several Hurt

    12/11/2018 12:18:59 PM PST · by JOHN ADAMS · 54 replies
    BBC ^ | December 11, 2018 | BBC reporter
    Several people have been wounded in a shooting incident in the eastern French city of Strasbourg, police say. The French Interior Ministry confirmed a "serious public security incident" in the city and urged residents to stay indoors. The shooting is said to have happened close to a Christmas market in one of the central squares, Place Kleber. One report citing the French fire department said one person had been killed, but this was not confirmed. Security official have cordoned off the area and trams have been stopped, according to reports. Local journalist Bruno Poussard wrote on Twitter that there had...
  • Amish outreach: GOP, Trump supporters energize untapped conservative constituency

    11/01/2018 9:47:04 AM PDT · by TBP · 33 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | October 31, 2018 | Dave Boyer
    A campaign rally with Vice President Mike Pence in central Ohio on Wednesday included two unlikely voters, farmers Levi Miller and Ben Hostetler, who are part of a determined effort by Trump supporters and the Republican Party to get members of the conservative Amish and Mennonite communities to the polls. Mr. Miller and Mr. Hostetler ordinarily drive horse-drawn buggies, but they got a ride for this event with a volunteer from the group Bikers for Trump, which has been working on outreach to the Amish in Ohio for about two years. “The Amish are doing a lot under the radar,”...
  • The Amish Uber? Michigan Man Starts His Own Horse and Buggy Service

    08/10/2018 7:24:58 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 14 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 08/10/2018 | Chris Queen
    We tend to think of the Amish as shutting themselves off from the outside world, but one Amish man in Michigan is embracing a modern trend in his own innovative way.Timothy Hochstedler of Colon, Michigan, has added his own spin on the fairly newfangled concept of ride sharing with what he calls "Amish Uber." For $5, Hochstedler will take you where you need to go in his horse and buggy and provide stories and conversation along the way.WMMT reports that Hochstedler received his inspiration from Uber's immense popularity. "Uber is a cool thing, every single year something new comes in and Uber...
  • Former Bay Area resident killed in fiery crash at Travis AFB's main gate identified

    03/23/2018 5:49:27 PM PDT · by Rummyfan · 66 replies
    ABC 7 News ^ | 23 Mar 2018 | Anon
    Officials said a 51-year-old former Bay Area resident who drove a flaming minivan loaded with propane tanks and gasoline cans through the main gate at Travis AFB has been identified. Authorities extracted a video from his cell phone and are analyzing it to try and see if it could help point to a motive. Sources wouldn't offer any details about the video. During a press conference Friday, officials said the driver had no known links to terrorism. FBI agent Sean Ragan said Hafiz Kazi was found dead inside the Kia minivan Wednesday evening shortly after rolling slowly through the main...