Burger King employee shocked to find bag stuffed with $100,000 in $100 bills on restaurant table (video)

The cash 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A Burger King employee said that she was shocked to find a bag stuffed with hundreds of $100 bills.

Sahista Bakawla - who is the assistant manager at the San Jose, California, store - was the first to see the blue backpack that was apparently abandoned.

She said that she cleaned the tables several times, but the bag remained there. At 3:00 p.m., she decided to check out the mysterious bag.

She took it to the back of the store and called the owner. He opened it, hoping to find some identification or telephone number.

Bakawla and store owner Altaf Chaus, saw a lot of money. Chaus immediately called the police. Officers arrived at the restaurant and opened the bag.

Along with the money, they found candy, some marijuana and a bank deposit slip. Police are now working with the bank to find the owner of the bag.

Man steals hearse with dead body during funeral to drive himself to hospital

Hearse illustration 
By: Feng Qian

A man was arrested after allegedly stealing a hearse with a dead body during a funeral to drive himself to a hospital, police in Australia said.

New South Wales Police said that Hayley West and her husband Tobias Richardson, were preparing for the funeral of her brother-in-law Seth Richardson, at a school building in Blue Mountains west of Sydney on Thursday morning when the suspect stole the hearse.

When they were talking to one of the funeral directors in the lobby, the 49-year-old man jumped out of the bushes, got into the hearse and drove off.

Richardson got into his own car to chase the thief as West called the police. After a few minutes, Richardson was able to use his car to block the suspect from driving further away.

When the suspect was asked what he was doing, he simply said: “I need to go to the hospital.” Police arrested the man who suffers from dementia.

West said that the funeral service continued as planned.

Groom and best man hauled off to jail after bride passes out during wedding ceremony

Wedding illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

A groom and his best man were arrested on charges of disorderly conduct for allegedly being involved in a brawl after the bride passed out from alcohol poisoning, police in Australia said.

Hobart Police said that the bride was hospitalized after suffering alcohol poisoning and her groom and his best man were charged with disorderly conduct after the alcohol-fueled brawl at their wedding reception on Saturday morning.

According to the police investigation, the celebration was in full swing when the bride passed out just after midnight and guests called an ambulance.

When paramedics arrived they called the police because of the drunk and rowdy crowd. Police said that when they arrived, some of the wedding guests became aggressive and threw punches.

It took six units of police to bring the situation under control. The groom and the best man were taken into custody by the police and have been charged with disorderly conduct.

Police said that the maid of honor was also questioned, but was not arrested. The bride received treatment at the Royal Hobart Hospital for alcohol poisoning.

17-year-old twin sisters tie up 84-year-old man and steal his wallet during ‘sugar baby’ date

Paul Aronson and Shalaine Foster 
By: Wayne Morin

An elderly man who was looking forward to his fantasy date with 17-year-old twin sisters, ended up being tied up and robbed, police in New York said.

The New York Police Department said that 84-year-old Paul Aronson, met the 17-year-old twin sisters online before being tied to a coffee table and having his wallet stolen.

According to the police investigation, after dinner with the teenagers, Aronson invited them to his four-story Manhattan townhouse.

Shaina and Shalaine Foster tied him up and took $470 in cash. They also took his credit cards. Aronson laid on the floor of his living room for 20 hours, until he was found by a neighbor.

Investigators said that the girls believed that Aronson would be too embarrassed to call the police. Shaina and Shalaine Foster were charged with kidnapping, robbery and theft.

They face up to 15 years in prison if convicted. Aronson met the girls through a website that promotes “sugar babies.”

Boy, 13, missing for four years found behind fake wall in father’s home

The child and his mother reunited 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A brave 13-year-old boy was able to download a phone application, which helped police find him after missing for 4 years.

The terrified child was found on Saturday, behind a false wall in the linen closet at a home in Atlanta, Georgia, four years after his mother reported him missing in Florida.

The boy was found after the Clayton County Police were responding to a call of a child being beaten in Jonesboro.

The occupants of the house denied any knowledge of a 13-year-old child in their home. Police searched the house, but found nothing, authorities said.

However, a second call came in and officers returned to the house. This time, they had information about where the boy was being kept.

Agents opened a linen closet, removed a fake wall and found the child behind it. Police said that they boy was able to download an application, which allowed him to send text messages to his mother.

The mother then called the Clayton County Police. When police were unable to find him, the boy told his mother where he was placed.

The mother had reported the missing child four years ago, when he failed to return from a visit with his father.

The father, Jean Gregory, 37, his wife, Samantha Joy Davis, and three unidentified minors were arrested and charged with false imprisonment, obstruction and child cruelty.

The boy was reunited with his mother and family members at an emotional ceremony in the Clayton County Police headquarters.

Mother jailed after uploading videos of herself engaging in indecent acts with 2-year-old son

Jessica Bell 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A mother was sentenced to jail after including her 2-year-old son in homemade adult videos.

25-year-old Jessica Bell of Wisconsin, was sentenced Tuesday, to seven years in prison for making videos, which involved indecent acts with her young son.

The boy was about 2 years old when the videos were made. Prosecutors said that adults toys were used in some videos.

The child now lives with relatives in another state. Bell was also ordered to have no contact with the child or his caregivers.

She was ordered to register as a sex offender for life.

Bell was arrested after her boyfriend found hundreds of emails between her and her half brother, Justin Surber.

Surber was not seen in the videos, but has been accused of incest for having a sexual relationship with Bell.

Defense attorney Mary Scholle said that her client did not publish the videos for the public to see, and she only sent it to Surber.

Bell cried throughout the sentencing hearing. “I want to tell my baby how sorry I am,” she told the court.

Monkey walks into woman’s home and attempts to cook before getting into her bed

Monkey illustration 
By: Feng Qian

Families in Zimbabwe, were shocked when a monkey came into their home and attempted to cook itself a meal.

The monkey was shot and killed in the suburb of Emakhandeni, Bulawayo, after causing havoc for several days.

The monkey entered different homes looking for food. In one home, the monkey opened a fridge and ate all the fruit before going to a bedroom and got into a bed.

In another incident, the monkey placed pots on the stove in an attempt to cook food. People claimed that the monkey used their bathroom while in their home.

“We were surprised because there are no mountains here so I don’t know from where this monkey came,” a resident said.

Many people suspect that the monkey belonged to a family in the neighborhood. However, nobody claimed the monkey while it was causing havoc in the neighborhood.

Woman hires men to kill her husband so she can be with much younger man

Illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

A woman had her husband killed so she can be with her lover.

The 41-year-old woman of South Africa, has been arrested on charges of hiring hitmen to kill her husband.

The woman's 27-year-old lover and his accomplice, 28, withdrew their applications for bail at the Mount Ayliff Magistrate’s Court, and chose to stay in jail until the trial is completed.

For now, the woman was also denied bail.

Family members of the dead husband were in court and asked the prosecutor to seek life sentences for all three suspects.

“The murderers deserve life sentences for what they did to my brother. I cannot forgive my sister-in-law for her role in the murder,” the victim's sister said.

Residents protested before the court and are demanding justice for the deceased man.

People were angered when they saw the jailed woman chatting and laughing with her lover in court.


The 41-year-old husband was found tied up and burned near a bridge in Mount Ayliff.

Police believe that the man was abducted. His car, gun and a cell phone were missing. The car was later found near Durban, with the keys missing.

During their investigation, police uncovered that the wife paid her lover to kill her husband.

Pregnant mother leaves 6 kids home alone and secretly flies to meet Internet boyfriend

Pregnant woman illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

Six children were rescued by police after their mother abandoned them.

The 43-year-old pregnant mother of 6 children in the United Kingdom, told her son that she was going to an Asda supermarket.

However, she never returned home because she actually flew to Australia, to meet a man she met on the Internet.

The woman left her 14-year-old son to care for his five younger siblings. The youngest is only 3 years old. The mother planned a six-week long vacation with her new lover.

Once she secretly boarded a flight from Heathrow Airport for Sydney, the woman sent a text message to her son, claiming that she would back the following day, but never came home.

The police were alerted when the teen called his grandparents to complain that he was hungry, and they called police.

Officers discovered that the six children living in a “warm but dirty” house in Birmingham. The children were placed in emergency foster care.

Prosecutor Patrick Sullivan said that the mother, who is a single parent, ignored messages from her parents and the police. She deactivated her social media accounts and refused to fly home until her scheduled return date.

When the mother, who cannot be named for legal reasons, finally returned home, she was arrested. She pleaded guilty at the Birmingham Crown Court to six counts of willful abandonment of her children.

She was handed a six-month prison sentence suspended for two years. The children now live with their grandparents.

Terrorists attempt to buy bombs with food stamp card (video)

Olajuwon Ali Davis (right) and Brandon Orlando Muhammad Baldwin 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) Two terrorists were arrested on charges of terrorism after plotting to kill officials in Missouri, the Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) said.

The FBI said that the two men who are members of the New Black Panther Party, were looking to buy supplies to make a homemade bomb.

Brandon Orlando Muhammad Baldwin and 22-year-old Olajuwon Ali Davis, planned to kill St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch and Ferguson Police Chief Tom Jackson.

They also planned to bomb the famous Gateway Arch in downtown St. Louis.

The men bought what they believed was a pipe bomb from undercover agents, but could not afford more bombs until their Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards gets refilled.

The two men were charged with trying to buy explosives, which they planned to use during protests in Ferguson. Both suspects pleaded not guilty on Tuesday.

Police officer pulls over school bus after his child forgot to take along lunch

Lt. Brian Keller 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A police officer is under investigation after pulling over a school bus with light and sirens because his child forget to take along his lunch, police in Illinois said.

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office said that Lt. Brian Keller, is under investigation after allegedly stopping the full bus of school students to provide lunch for his child.

Keller used his unmarked black Dodge Charger and emergency lights to stop the bus. The incident occurred on Tuesday just after 7:00 a.m. in Johnsburg, which is outside the officer's jurisdiction.

According to a complaint filed by the bus driver, Keller left his vehicle, came onto the bus, gave lunch to his child and then told the him he could continue on his way.

The bus was headed to the Marian Central Catholic High School in Woodstock, and was stopped about 9 miles from the school.

Woman hires hitman to kill three people in revenge attack after daughter miscarried twins

Denise Nagrodski 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A woman was arrested after paying a man to kill three people.

Authorities said that the mother of Pennsylvania, tried to hire a hitman to kill her daughter’s former boyfriend, his sister and sister's boyfriend.

Denise Nagrodski claimed that former boyfriend was abusive towards her daughter and caused her to miscarry twins.

Authorities in New Jersey, said that the State Police foiled the plot after agents met twice with her to discuss the murder plans.

The suspect did not know that the hitman was an undercover agent. They arrested her around 7:30 p.m. Nagrodski met the undercover officer at the Phillipsburg Mall shopping center in New Jersey, where she agreed on a price of $1,000 for the three deaths.

Nagrodski allegedly paid the detective $500 up front, and gave pictures of the victims. She also drew a map of the house they live in.

She originally asked the undercover officer to shoot the former boyfriend and his sister in the head twice, “one for each twin,” prosecutors said.

She then changed her mind, and asked him to burn the victims alive and to make sure they know that she was behind the revenge attack.

As soon as Nagrodski left the mall, she was arrested.

In addition to attempted murder, prosecutors charged Nagrodski with conspiracy to commit murder, conspiracy to commit arson and attempting to tamper with evidence. She could face up to 60 years in prison. Nagrodski remained jailed on $2 million cash bail.

Man, 26, arrested for killing his mother with his vehicle during an argument

Shane Jones 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A man in Maine, was arrested for killing his mother during an argument.

Police tracked down the man more than a week after he allegedly killed his mother with his truck, authorities said.

Shane Jones was arrested near Sanford, just 20 miles away from where he fatally struck and ran over his mother.

49-year-old Kimberly Jones died on Sunday, at the hands of her son.

The 26-year-old fled the city of Biddeford, after he hit his mother with an open passenger door of his car.

According to Deputy Police Chief JoAnne Fisk, the two had been arguing before the incident.

Shane Jones was arrested without incident on Friday afternoon, and charged with felony counts of leaving the scene of a fatal accident and reckless conduct with a motor vehicle.

Shane Jones is not a stranger to police. He reportedly has a long criminal history, including theft, robbery and domestic violence. He has been involved in two car accidents before. Both happened because he was following another car too closely.

Perverted 17-year-old boy arrested for enrolling as 12-year-old child at elementary school

Randy Ray Wesson (left) and Ricardo Javid Lugo  
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A teenager was arrested for his scheme to recruit young boys for child pornography.

The 17-year-old boy claimed to be 12 years old, and registered as a sixth grader at a Texas elementary school.

The teen has been arrested on child pornography charges. Ricardo Javid Lugo is accused of impersonating an elementary student and recruiting children in connection with a child pornography case.

He has been charged with one count of possession with intent to distribute child pornography. His bail was set at $250,000.

Lugo did not work alone. Police also arrested Randy Ray Wesson, 28, who posed as the father of the teenager and produced documents to get Lugo into the Hurst Hills Elementary School.

Wesson reportedly produced a birth certificate, doctor records and proof of residency, all showing that he was only 12 years old.

Wesson allegedly admitted to sexually abusing more than 100 children between the ages of 7 and 14.

According to police, Wesson contacted Lugo, a U.S. citizen living in Mexico, via social media and persuaded him to come live with him in the United States.

According to an arrest affidavit, Wesson had 42,000 child pornography images stored on his computer and on various media storage devices.

Police were alerted to the alleged scam by the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, and raided the home in Fort Worth, which the two shared.

Wesson was arrested on charges of possession with intent to promote child pornography. Lugo was removed from class by Child Protective Services before he was arrested.

Police are urging parents to speak to their children to find out if they fell victim in the scheme.

23-year-old man who was caught driving 100 mph tells police his dog hit the gas pedal (video)

Jordan Winn under arrest 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested, charged and convicted of reckless driving after traveling at speeds approaching 100 miles per hour, prosecutors in the United Kingdom said.

Now, the driver who blamed his speeding during a police chase on his dog, has been jailed for 13 months.

23-year-old Jordan Winn led police on a high-speed chase in a 30 mile per hour zone during a pursuit in County Durham. Winn of Murray Park, Stanley, admitted to dangerous driving as part of a plea bargain agreement with prosecutors.

Winn told investigators that his Staffordshire bull terrier, Buster, sat on the gas pedal of his car during the police chase. Judge Christopher Prince described Winn’s claims as absurd.

Police video showed a police car traveling at 88 miles per hour in an attempt to keep up with Winn, who was driving at 100 miles per hour.

When he finally stopped and got out of his car, his dog also jumped out. After his arrest, Winn blamed the excessive speeding on Buster.

In addition to the 13-month prison sentence, Winn was also disqualified from driving for three years.

Young man stabbed in the neck after snowball fight turns violent (video)

Shoquan Glen 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A man was stabbed in the neck after a snowball fight between two groups of men turned violent, police in Vermont said.

Burlington Police said that they arrested 21-year-old Shoquan Glen, on charges of second-degree attempted murder after stabbing his 28-year-old friend in the neck.

According to the initial police investigation, a fight broke out early Thursday morning, between two groups of men after snowballs were thrown at a car on Riverside Avenue.

Glen was arrested at the scene, and was booked into the Chittenden Regional Correctional Center. He is being held without bail.

Luckily, the knife wound to the neck of the victim missed critical veins.

The victim was taken by friends to the Winooski Police Department, and from there he was taken by ambulance to the University of Vermont Medical Center.

He is expected to recover.

Glen is also facing charges of providing false information to the police after investigators said that he initially gave them a false identity.

He is being held without bail.

Man bites drunk man’s testicles during argument

Ambulance illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

Police are looking to arrest a man on charges of assault after allegedly biting a drunk man’s testicles, police in Germany said.

Leipzig Police said that they launched an investigation after the victim arrived at a hospital, suffering from injuries on his private parts.

The victim was treated at the hospital and released the same day.

According to the police investigation, the victim and another man were on their way home from a party when an argument turned violent.

The suspect bit through the victim’s jeans and managed to bite into his private parts. Investigators said that they were unable to determine what the men were fighting about.

The victim had a blood alcohol content level of 0.25. A blood alcohol content level of 0.08 is considered too drunk to drive.

The only thing the 45-year-old victim remembers is that his attackers name is Axel.

Police shut down massage parlors after offering sex for dessert

Massage illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

Police shut down several massage parlors after learning that they were offering clients sex for dessert, police in Malaysia said.

“Eat all you can and then have sex for dessert,” advertisements by three massage parlors read.

Bandar Sunway Police said that they received a tip before officers raided the premises.

According to the police investigation, the spa operators offered its customers a package deal that included free meals before selecting a partner for sex.

26 people were arrested in the raids, including a man of Vietnam and four locals who were employed as managers of the premises.

The others suspects were women aged between 18 and 32. “They were all charged with prostitution,” Chief Deputy Superintendent Abd Ghofar Ahmad said.

Gang kidnaps businessman and chains him to toilet for 4 days

The suspects 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A criminal gang kidnapped a businessman and chained him to a toilet for several days, police in Nigeria said.

Now, the Lagos State Police have arrested three men who are suspected of kidnapping the businessman, chaining him to the toilet for four days and demanding ransom.

55-year-old Hammed Fashola, who owns an oil company, told detectives that the suspects wanted him to pay N20 million ($112,000) in exchange for freedom.

Police said that they have arrested Kingsley Chukwuma and two brothers, Kelvin and Victor Igah, on charges of kidnapping. Chukwuma, and the Igah brothers were arrested in the home where they kept the victim.

Fashola was rescued by the police after four days in captivity. A witness, 39-year-old Kevin, said that two gang members brought Fashola to his home and chained him to the toilet.

Kevin said that he fed the victim throughout his ordeal.

20-year-old man rapes 101-year-old woman during robbery because he saw her in bed (video)

Antoine Devon Pettis 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A young man was arrested on charges of rape after allegedly raping a 101-year-old woman during a robbery, police in Wisconsin said.

Milwaukee Police said that 20-year-old Antoine Devon Pettis, was arrested after being traced through DNA tests.

According to the police investigation, Pettis broke into the victim's house to steal, but carried out the rape after finding her in bed.

The victim was sleeping at her home on the north side, where she lived alone, when she heard a noise and realized that someone was in her bedroom.

She asked who was there and why, but she was told to shut up and was punched repeatedly in the face. The attacker grabbed the victim's wrists, sexually assaulted her and left.

The woman waited in bed until she thought that the intruder was gone, and then went to the door and started screaming for help.

Police arrived to find the woman bleeding from the face and blood on her legs and behind. The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment of her injuries.

The suspect told detectives that if he had planned a sexual assault he would have brought a condom.

Pettis, who was wanted for failing to appear in a drug case, is being held at the county jail. If convicted of the sexual assault, aggravated assault and robbery, he could face up to 55 years in prison.