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4-year-old boy rams father’s motorboat into ferry after being allowed to steer it by himself

Motorboat (illustration)
Motorboat (illustration)
By: Alexis Bell  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

A father and his young son were injured after the boy rammed a rented motorboat into a ferry, according to police in Switzerland.

Canton police said that two people were injured in the boat accident on Sunday afternoon on Lake Constance near Romanshorn.

Shortly after 2:30 p.m., the 42-year-old man and his 4-year-old son steered their rented motorboat several hundred meters offshore the port of Romanshorn.

At some point, the father left his son at the wheel of the rental boat. After a sudden change of direction, they found themselves in the path of the speeding ferry.

The father quickly grabbed the wheel from his 4-year-old son in an attempt to get out of the way of the ferry, but it was too late.

Luckily, the captain of the ferry slowed down the speed of his vessel, softening the intensity of the collision. The father and his son suffered moderate injuries as a result of the impact.

The motorboat suffered 3,000 francs ($3,000) in damages. The ferry did not suffer any damage. The father and son were taken to a nearby hospital for treatment, and were released.

No charges have been filed.

Baby boy gets free airline tickets for life after being born on Jet Airways flight

Newborn baby (illustration)
Newborn baby (illustration)
By: Emily Lewis  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

(Scroll down for video) A boy will be able to travel the world for free his entire life thanks to being born on a Jet Airways flight.

On Sunday, a woman boarded a Jet Airways flight in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.

While flying to Kochi, India, the woman went into labor.

Flight attendants and a paramedic who happened to be on board the flight, helped the woman deliver a healthy baby boy.

The captain of Flight 9W 569, diverted the flight to Mumbai, to get the woman and her baby to the Holy Spirit Hospital.

Jet Airways announced that in honor of being born 35,000 feet in the air, the baby boy will get free airline tickets for life.

The mother and baby are said to be in excellent condition.

Jet Airways confirmed that this was the first time a woman gave birth on board one of its aircraft.

Father tied up wife and forced son to have sex with mother

Tied woman (illustration)
Tied woman (illustration)
By: Tanya Clark  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

People in Kenya, were shocked to hear the details of a horrific crime committed by a sick father against members of his own family.

Kisii police said that they have arrested Justus Obwocha Motiso, after being accused of forcing his son to have sex with his mother.

Motiso is facing numerous charges, including rape against his son and wife. He was booked into the Kisii Prison, and was denied bail.

According to the police investigation, Motiso stripped his wife naked and tied her up in front of all her children. Motiso the forced his oldest son to have sex with his mother.

Motiso and his children watched as the boy was having sex with his mother. Police have not revealed the motive for the attack.

Father and son sell cocaine from home where they ran child care center

Felipe and Miguel Talamante
Felipe and Miguel Talamante
By: William Martin  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

(Scroll down for video) A father and son endangered little children by selling cocaine out of their home, where they also ran a child care center, according to police in California.

Los Angeles City Attorney Mike Feuer announced that his office has filed a lawsuit, seeking an injunction against the owners of the Highland Park home, where the large scale cocaine sales took place along with an unlicensed child care business.

Within the past month, more than 20 kilograms of cocaine worth an estimated $430,000 in wholesale value were recovered at the property.

"The rampant drug activity we allege at this home is dangerous to the community, and especially alarming because little kids are caught up in the middle of it. Imagine if your children were being cared for in the same house where cocaine was being sold," said Feuer.

The lawsuit names 48-year-old Felipe Talamante and 20-year-old Garcia Talamante, the owners of the multi-unit residential property located at 5215 Marmion Way in Northeast Los Angeles.

For at least the past two years, the property allegedly has been known by law enforcement as a site for the distribution of narcotics, and heavily frequented by drug users and buyers.

The location allegedly is also being used as an unlicensed child care center for children between two and seven years old, and is located within 900 feet of Monte Vista Elementary School.

In 2015, a search warrant was executed on the property, resulting in the arrest of defendant Felipe Talamante and the recovery of 20 kilograms of cocaine.

In May 2017, a second search warrant was served, resulting in the recovery of an additional 20 kilograms of cocaine as well as two rocks of cocaine and digital sales.

Defendant Felipe Talamante was again taken into custody for narcotics sales and child endangerment.

Investigators observed children being dropped off at the home throughout the day as part of an illegal day care business and numerous children were observed playing on the patio where criminal activity was taking place.

The recovered cocaine was found in the same room with a child size mattress, where the children would allegedly nap.

Felipe boasted that he had 20 kilograms of cocaine “direct from Mexico” for $430,000.

The father and son were charged with conspiracy to possession with intent to distribute cocaine, and possession with intent to distribute cocaine.

Mother tries to suffocate 1-year-old son with pillow at hospital

Maggie Dixon
Maggie Dixon
By: Mason White  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

(Scroll down for video) Employees at a hospital were shocked to see a mother trying to kill her sick son, according to police in North Carolina.

Charlotte police said that they have arrested 32-year-old Maggie Dixon, after being accused of attempting to kill her 1-year-old son four times over a period of 15 minutes.

Dixon has been charged with attempted murder and child abuse inflicting serious bodily injury. She was booked into jail, and her bail has been set at $300,000.

A judge banned Dixon from having any contact with her son.

The Department of Social Services handed over custody of the boy to his father.

According to the police investigation, the 1-year-old boy was brought to the Levine Children’s Hospital, after her mother believed that he was suffering from pneumonia.

While Dixon was alone in a room with her son, she put her hands around his neck and choked him. She then used a pillow in an attempt to smother him.

Dixon repeated her actions four times over the course of 15 minutes.

When nurses were alerted to the boy’s abnormal vital sign, they reviewed security surveillance footage and saw Dixon trying to kill her son.

Hospital security guards removed Dixon from the room and called police.

Married teacher smiles in mugshot after raping and sodomizing with 16-year-old student

Lindsey Jarvis
Lindsey Jarvis
By: Alexis Bell  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

(Scroll down for video) A married teacher was all smiles during her arrest for having an ongoing sexual relationship with one of her underage students, according to police in Kentucky.

The Versailles Police Department said that they have arrested 27-year-old Lindsey Jarvis, after being accused of sodomizing and raping a 16-year-old boy.

Jarvis appeared before the Lexington District Court judge, where she pleaded not guilty. She has been charged with 3 counts of rape, 1 count of unlawful transaction with a minor and 1 count of sodomy.

She was booked into jail, pending a bail hearing. The judge ordered the former teacher to have no contact with the alleged victim.

According to the police investigation, Jarvis was teaching social studies at Woodford County Middle School and was a teaching assistant at Veterans Park Elementary School.

At some point, she began to have a romantic relationship with her 16-year-old student despite the fact that she was married.

The victim told police that his teacher had sex with him multiple times over the course of several months.

Police saw romantic text messages between the teacher and the teenager on the victim’s cell phone. Surprisingly, Jarvis’ husband appeared alongside with his wife in court.

Jarvis has resigned for her position.

Bank robber jumps off bridge into Missouri River to get away from police

Bridge above river (illustration)
Bridge above river (illustration)
By: Emily Lewis  WorldWideWeirdNews.com

(Scroll down for video) A bank robber risked his life to get away from police, according to police in Missouri.

The St. Charles Police Department said that they have arrested 44-year-old Austin Denson, after being accused of robbing the Gateway Metro Federal Credit Union.

Denson was charged with three counts of first-degree robbery, three counts of armed criminal action, resisting arrest, and unlawful possession of a firearm.

He was taken to the hospital after suffering life threatening injuries.

According to the police investigation, on Monday, at around 10:00 a.m., Denson entered the Gateway Metro Federal Credit Union located in the 1400 block of Jungermann Road.

He disguised himself with a fake beard. He pulled out a semi-automatic handgun and demanded cash.

Denson left with an undisclosed amount of cash. Police caught up with Denson as he was getting into his car. Denson fled from the scene and headed to the Blanchette Bridge.

He parked his car on the eastbound lanes, and jumped off the bridge into the Missouri River. Witnesses at the scene said that Denson was not wearing a life vest and it appeared as if he wanted to kill himself by drowning.

Luckily, members of the Pattonville Fire Protection District were able to get to Denson in time and he was pulled out of the water.