8-year-old girl dies after grandfather allows her to drive his car

Cadence Orcutt 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A young girl’s mother said that she is very distraught over the sudden death of her daughter.

8-year-old Cadence Orcutt of Kansas, died in a tragic car accident after her grandfather allowed her to take the wheel of his Chevy Cobalt.

Cadence Orcutt was declared dead at the scene after she lost control of the vehicle and crashed, rolling down an embankment before overturning.

The young girl’s grandfather, Dennis Meers of Troy, allegedly said that he allowed the girl take the wheel before the accident.

Police said that Orcutt was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident. Brittany took to Facebook, to talk about her heartbreak over losing her beloved daughter.

She wrote: “As I sit in my bedroom clinging to my daughter’s ball glove, kickball, favorite cow pillow, and the box of things her teacher brought home to us, I am reminded once again she's not coming home.

“She's not walking through my front door. No more homework after school. I can't do her hair anymore. No more hugs, no more kisses, and no more I love yous. I ask all you parents and grandparents to make sure that your babies know you love them.

“A senseless act which I would never ever had condoned, took my angel. It sickens me, and there's nothing I can do to make it different”

In another post she wrote: “The saddest moment is when the person who gave you the best memories becomes a memory."

May she rest in peace.

Female inmates compete for prison beauty queen title

Beauty pageant 
By: Mahesh Sarin

Inmates of a prison in Brazil, were happy to compete in a beauty pageant for the title of prison beauty queen.

27-year-old Michelle Neri Rangel, who is serving a 39-year sentence for robbery, won the title, and she was crowned as the prison’s beauty queen.

Rangel beat 9 other inmates for the Miss Talavera Bruce 2016 in the maximum security prison in Rio de Janeiro.

Rangel is in prison since 2010, after being convicted of committing a series of robberies and prostitution.

She said that the competition is a matter of honor. “I feel like a woman. I learned how to feel like a woman in prison,” she said.

Participants had their hair and makeup styled by volunteers. Family and friends of the contestants were invited to the event. Armed guards protected the area.

10 judges made the final decision. The women first showed off their bodies in swimsuits and then in evening gowns.

The competition is not just about beauty. The judges also look for confidence and the ability to express sympathy.

The annual event is organized by community and religious groups that want to increase the self-esteem of prisoners.

Teenager poses as girl to get boys to send him nude photos before threatening to publish them

Ryan Lee 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A teenager was ordered to register as a sex offender for tricking boys into sending him nude photos.

19-year-old Ryan Lee of Willesborough, England, used the snapchat application on his phone to get boys to send him nude photos while he was out from jail on bail.

The court in Kent, heard how Lee, was arrested after several young people contacted police to report his misconduct.

According to the police complaint, Lee pretended to be a girl named Amber, and asked the school-aged boys to send him indecent photos of themselves.

Even after his arrest, Lee contacted a 12-year-old boy while out on bail, and posed as a teenage girl before asking him for nude photos.

The Canterbury Crown Court heard how Lee, got in touch with the child and told him he was going to share the photos. The terrified boy told his parents, who contacted the police.

Detective Constable Kinga Hammersley said that Lee, deliberately deceived children into believing they were participating in an online relationship with a girl for his own sexual pleasure.

Lee was sentenced to five years in prison after pleading guilty to 11 charges. He was also ordered to register as a sex offender.

Woman breaks into home before eating candy and leaving her dentures behind

Connie Frances Perris 
By: Feng Qian

Police in Pennsylvania, arrested a woman for stealing candy from a stranger's home.

The woman was charged theft in Dauphin County, after she broke into two houses.

Police said that 52-year-old Connie Frances Perris, entered two apartments in Lykens Borough on Thursday.

The occupants of the first apartment, were home when Perris came into their home, and they immediately called the police.

Perris left and she then entered a second apartment, which was unoccupied at the time. She helped herself to the family’s candy.

Police said that Perris, urinated on the floor. She also took out her dentures and left it in the apartment along with a handwritten note with her name.

Police used the dentures and the note to find Perris.

When the officers found Perris, she was visibly intoxicated and did not remember the incident.

Perris of Pittsburgh, was with a friend in Lykens. She was charged with burglary, criminal trespass, theft, criminal mischief, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness.

Police respond to domestic violence incident and find man screaming at spider

Spider illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

Police in Australia, wrote about a unique call they got this week on Facebook.

Police in Sydney, said that several neighbors called to report a domestic violence incident after they heard a man threatening to kill a woman.

Several police officers rushed to an apartment in Wollstonecraft at 2:00 a.m., after a series of reports about a woman screaming hysterically while a man was heard screaming “I'll kill you,” “You're dead,” and “Die, die.”

Neighbors also reported hearing sounds of furniture being tossed around the house.

When police arrived at the scene, they learned that the man attempted to kill a spider in the house.

Numerous police officers responded to the address and began banging on the door. The man who answered the door, was out of breath, police said.

On the New South Wales (NSW) Police Force Facebook page, officers wrote about their unusual encounter with the man.

Police: “Where’s your wife?”
Male: “Umm I don’t have one.”
Police: “Where is your girlfriend?”
Male: “Umm I don’t have one.”
Police: “We had a report of a domestic incident and a woman screaming. Where is she?”
Male: “I don’t know what you’re talking about I live alone.”
Police: “Come on mate, people clearly heard you yelling. You were going to kill her and furniture was thrown around the unit.”
Police: “Come on mate. What have you done to her.”
Male: “It was a spider.”
Police “Sorry?”
Male: “It was a spider, a really big one.”
Police :”What about the woman screaming?”
Male: “Yes sorry. That was me. I really hate spiders.”

At that point, the man allowed officers to search his house to make sure there was no injured people apart from the spider. After confirming the man’s story, officers left.

Mother to marry man she stole from her daughter

Marie and Danni Summers 
By: Wayne Morin

A woman of the United Kingdom, is refusing to attend her mother’s wedding because she stole her man.

Danni Summers of England, was just 17 years old when she fell in love with her friend's uncle.

The man, Anthony Key, was 30 years old at the time. Danni said that she liked the way Key treated her. He took her out for dinner and to watch movies.

The two had a good relationship until he betrayed her in the worst way by cheating with her own mother.

When Marie Summers, 44, admitted to her daughter that she was in love with Key, Danni was devastated. She moved to Grimsby, to live with her father.

She cut off ties with her mother for a few years. Danni has since moved on from the heartbreak. She found a good man and they have a daughter together.

When she was pregnant, Danni decided to reach out to her mother. The mother and daughter are working on their relationship.

However, Danni made it clear that she will not attend the wedding of her mother and her former partner, who will soon be her stepfather.

American Airlines kicks fat man off plane because he was overweight and sitting next to petite woman

Chris Shelley 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A man of California, who frequently flies with American Airlines, was shocked that he was kicked of a plane because he was overweight and sitting next to a petite woman.

Chris Shelley of Orange County, was told by a flight attendant that since his fat overlapped his seat by two inches, he was ineligible to fly and must leave the plane.

Shelley said that the incident began after he boarded the American Airlines flight from Dallas, Texas, and sat down next to a petite woman.

The woman was unhappy with her overweight neighbor, and decided to complain to the flight attendants. After a few minutes, a flight attendant approached Shelley, and ordered him to take his belongings and himself off the plane.

The employee said that the woman sitting next to him complained that he was too large for his seat and anyone overlapping two inches on the seat cannot fly on the plane.

American Airlines apologized via two emails. A spokesperson for the company said that they launched an investigation.