Mother finds weird creature inside Princes can of tuna (video)

Weird creature inside can of tuna 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A mother in the United Kingdom, said that she was surprised to see a weird creature staring at her after opening a can of tuna.

28-year-old Zoe Butler of Arnold, found the creature under the aluminum cover of the Princes can tuna.

Butler said that when she opened the top of the lid, she saw a purple thing that looked like an intestine. When she turned it around and pushed it back with a fork, she realized that the creature was looking straight at her face.

It also had a spiny tail along the bottom, the mother of two children said.

Experts said that the sea creature looks like a baby crab. Princes said that it is investigating how the creature ended up inside the tuna can that was sold at Asda.

The company has also apologized to Butler.

Prison guard abuses his power to extort sex from female inmates

Prison illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

A prison guard was arrested on charges of abuse of power after allegedly forcing female prisoners to have sex with him in exchange for favors, prosecutors in Austria said.

The prison guard at Josefstadt in Vienna, appeared in court on Friday.

The 41-year-old man, who was not identified, is accused of repeatedly harassing two women and taking advantage of his position to persuade them to perform sexual acts on him.

The two women accused him of having used his authority to meet his demands. They did not press charges of sexual assault or rape.

The man pleaded not guilty to the charges. However, a judge recommended that prosecutors charge the prison guard with rape.

If found guilty of coercion, the prison guard could face up to three years in prison. A rape conviction carries a ten year prison term.

Police said that the abuse came to light after a colleague of the prison guard filed a complaint about his actions. After an investigation, the man was suspended from his job.

Train employees told to check gay people’s tickets to make sure they don’t ride for free

Train passengers illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

Gay rights activists in Spain, are outraged after learning that train employees were told to be extra cautious with checking the tickets of gay people to make sure that they paid for their trips.

A leaked memo that was sent to Metro employees warning them about the gay community, was leaked on the Internet, causing the firestorm.

The memo said that gays are a problem group among ticket buyers. The memo urged staff to be more vigilant with checking tickets of musicians, beggars and homosexuals.

The authorities of Metro have launched an investigation into the internal memo, which stated that the identified groups might not have valid tickets.

Now, they have officially condemned the memo and an investigation is ongoing. LGBT groups are now urging Metro to launch a campaign against discrimination.

Madrid LGBT Group COLEGA described the memo as humiliating and discriminatory.

Men break into farms to have sex with horses

Horse illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A group of farmers are angry and concerned after several men broke into their farms to have sex with horses, police in Switzerland said.

Jura Police said that the most recent break in was reported over the weekend on a farm in Vicques.

Luckily, the attempted sexual act on a horse, was thwarted when the perpetrator was surprised by the sudden return of the owners.

The suspect quickly fled from the scene. Police said that this was the seventh incident of sexual assault against horses in recent months.

Earlier this month, a man received an eight-month suspended sentence after being convicted of three acts of abuse committed against animals in Courroux.

This month alone, the area has seen several new cases of sexual abuse of horses. Residents expressed concern that police are not taking the crimes seriously.

A Facebook page encourages farmers to take matters into their own hands. However, police warned that inciting violence is a criminal offense and the perpetrators will be prosecuted.

Man who became famous for having sex with mailbox dies of drug overdose

Paul Bennett 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A man who was arrested on charges of indecent exposure for having sex with a mailbox, was found dead of a drug overdose, police in the United Kingdom said.

The dead body of 45-year-old Paul Bennett of Holborn Road, Worsley Mesnes, was discovered in the back of the Shanghai Palace restaurant in Poolstock, in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Police said they are not treating the death as suspicious. Police believe that Bennett has died of a drug overdose.

The Greater Manchester Police said that they were called around 1:30 a.m. on Sunday, on reports of an unconscious person.

Last month, Bennett pleaded guilty to two counts of indecent exposure and one count of using threatening and abusive words as well as abusive behavior in connection with the mailbox incident.

Nurse suffers injuries after cereal box fell on her back while shopping at supermarket

Weetabix cereal box illustration 
By: Feng Qian

A nurse said that she suffered serious injuries after a cereal box fell on her back while shopping at a Tesco supermarket in Ireland.

Now, she has been awarded $150,000 after winning a lawsuit against Tesco.
Psychiatric nurse Christina Butler of Crecora, County Limerick, said that a Weetabix box fell on her at the store, and as a result, she suffered shoulder pain.

The mother of three children was in the grocery section of the store when the Weetabix box fell on her. She suffered injuries to the neck, back and right shoulder.

A medical examination confirmed that Butler suffered from dizziness and residual shoulder pain. She also has difficulties at work and problems sleeping.

A judge awarded her $150,000 including medical expenses. She was also awarded legal costs.

79-year-old grandmother shoots her nephew over $20

Ira Belle Peterson 
By: Chan Yuan

A grandmother was arrested on charges of domestic violence after allegedly shooting her nephew in the leg, police in Alabama said.

Mobile Police said that they have arrested 79-year-old Ira Belle Peterson on Sunday morning, after shooting her nephew during an argument over $20.

According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded in the 400 block of Gaston Street around 9:30 a.m. The victim said that the suspect shot him once in the foot after an argument over money.

Peterson and her nephew lived together, and Peterson accused the victim of stealing $20. Peterson faces a charge of second-degree domestic violence.

The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment, and has since been released. It is unknown of the victim went back to the house of the suspect.

Grandmother beaten by police officer for bringing cupcakes to her grandchildren (video)

Cupcake illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A grandmother filed a lawsuit against the police after being beaten for bringing cupcakes to her grandchildren, according to court documents filed in California.

78-year-old Mary Poole is recovering from injuries after suffering a brutal attack at her grandchildren’s school.

Poole said that she spent $180,000 on medical bills after suffering a dislocated shoulder and fracture. She was also pepper sprayed in the face twice.

Poole is claiming compensation on charges of excessive force, elder abuse, assault and false imprisonment. According to Poole, she had not seen her grandchildren for some time, and wanted to see them.

She baked some cupcakes and bought some cookies, and brought the to the classroom. However, a police officer stopped her, saying that she had a restraining order against her.

Poole said that she tried to explain, but the officer sprayed her in the face with pepper spray twice and threw her to the floor. Poole was not arrested, and there was no restraining order against her.

Woman runs around hotel with private parts exposed after her pants were stolen

Laura Mistretta 
By: Chan Yuan

A woman was seen running around a hotel with her private parts exposed.

The woman of Louisiana, was slapped with an obscenity charge after running naked through the hotel while yelling at staff and guests.

39-year-old Laura Mistretta of Walker, attracted a large crowd at the Crestwood Suites in Baton Rouge, when she walked in the hotel without pants or underwear.

A manager asked Mistretta to leave the property, but she started yelling obscenities and called staff offensive names in the hotel lobby.

A hotel guest told authorities that when he met the woman, she began to scream at him while her private parts were exposed.

Police were called and Mistretta told them that her friends stole her pants.

Mistretta, who is a mother of two children, was charged with obscenity, remaining after being forbidden, and disturbing the peace. Her bail was set at $10,000.

10-year-old boy spends weekend in jail for fighting with another child (video)

Boy in handcuffs illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) The parents of a 10-year-old boy are angry after he was arrested and held in jail over the weekend.

10-year-old Preston Johnson was arrested and placed in juvenile detention after being arrested over a dispute with a neighbor's child.

The boy's mother, April Johnson, said that Highland Village Police asked them to bring the child to the police station. She and her husband thought they were taking their son for questioning.

However, police said that they have a warrant for the boy’s arrest. The boy was separated from his parents. He was given a prison jumpsuit and he was treated like a common criminal.

Johnson said that after they were told about the warrant, they got into a state of panic. Officers then told them that it was because the parents were so upset that they decided to take the boy into custody.

April Johnson said that her son began to cry when she and her husband were forced to leave the police station.

Since the arrest occurred late on Friday afternoon, Johnson’s son was forced to spend the whole weekend in jail.

The boy’s neighbor reportedly said that they had an ongoing problem with Preston Johnson before they filed a police complaint.

Hitman advertises his service on Facebook using fake name while showing his face

Jonathan Giraldo 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A man was arrested after looking for work as a “hitman.”

The man of Peru, set up a Facebook page, where he advertised his “services” as a contract killer.

38-year-old Jonathan Giraldo attempted to hide his identity with the alias “Tony Garcia,” and he nicknamed himself “Anthrax.”

Police tracked him down after he used real videos and photos of himself posing with weapons, including a pistol with a silencer attachment and bundles of cash.

In his fake profile, Giraldo, who also referred to himself as the “Most Wanted,” wrote: “in the streets you learn more then in school.”

Police arrested Giraldo in his apartment in Miraflores in the Lima Province. Police said that they arrested the suspect while he was updating his profile with more claims of his criminal adventures.

Police spokesperson Leonidas Menendez said that at this time, Giraldo is being held on charges of possession of firearms.

“The truth is that at the moment, we don’t know if the suspect really is a hitman or if he is just a fool with making up a fantasy life in his bedroom,” Menendez added.

Police are doing ballistics checks on the guns, which were confiscated from the home, and they are also looking at Giraldo’s bank accounts to see if there has been any suspicious payments.

Priest caught smoking marijuana with boys

Smoking illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A priest was arrested on charges of possession of marijuana after being caught smoking marijuana with boys, police in Poland said.

Gliwice Police said that they have arrested the Roman Catholic priest after being accused of smoking marijuana with two boys.

The 26-year-old man was arrested along with two children, aged 16 and 17.

According to the police investigation, officers observed a suspicious vehicle that was parked car in a forest on the outskirts of the city.

When officers looked inside, they saw the priest and the boys smoking the controlled substance. Police also found 2 and a half grams of marijuana in the vehicle.

The owner of the vehicle was identified as the vicar of the St. Bartholomew Church. The vicar was not arrested, police said.

Teen rapes classmate because he wanted to act out scene from Fifty Shades of Grey (video)

Mohammad Hossain 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A teen was arrested on charges of rape after allegedly raping a classmate because he wanted to act out a scene from Fifty Shades of Grey, police in Illinois said.

Chicago Police said that 19-year-old Mohammad Hossain, brought the 19-year-old woman back to his dorm room at the University of Illinois on Saturday, and used multiple straps to tie her up before raping her.

Hossain has been charged with one count of aggravated criminal sexual assault. If convicted, he faces up to 30 years behind bars.

Hossain was booked into jail and his bail was set at $500,000. Hossain claims that the sex was consensual. According to the police investigation, Hossain asked the woman to strip for him.

After the woman took off all her clothes except her underwear, Hossain covered her eyes and tied her hands to a bed. He used a second belt to tie her legs and put tie on her mouth, police said.

After removing her remaining clothing, Hossain began hitting the woman with another belt. When she asked him to stop, saying "no," "stop" and "you're hurting me," he refused.

Hossain continued beating the woman as the woman shook her head and cried. Hossain then raped the woman. When the victim was finally able to leave the room, she called the police.

Hossain told officers that he was trying to recreate scenes of Fifty Shades of Grey.

Pitbull attacks its owners while they were driving

Pit bull 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A couple was hospitalized after being attacked by their own dog.

The couple of California, was attacked by their pit bull on Friday night, authorities said.

The couple was driving through a shopping center in Costa Mesa, when the dog turned on them.

Authorities said that the couple both suffered serious injuries.

Witnesses said both were bitten repeatedly in the arms. The attack occurred around 7:00 p.m. in the 1100 block of Victoria Street.

The husband was driving and his wife was in the passenger seat when the dog suddenly attacked the husband.

During the attack, the woman was able to call police, while the husband stopped in a parking lot. He managed to jump out of the vehicle.

When the woman attempted to get the dog under control, the dog attacked her.

Firefighters used sticks to hold the dog down while waiting for animal control officers to take it away.

Animal control officers took possession of the animal. It was taken to an animal shelter in Orange County, while its owners were taken to the hospital.

Woman forces girl to wear humiliating shirt telling boys to stay away from her over failing grades

Melany Joyce Alexander 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A mother was arrested over the cruel and humiliating punishment with which she chose to discipline her daughter.

The mother of 6 children was arrested after sending her daughter to school with a humiliating shirt.

Melany Joyce Alexander, 30, took a while shirt and wrote a nasty message with a magic marker. She then sent her daughter to school dressed in the shirt.

The message referred to the girl’s bad grades and alluded to her not being allowed to have friends until her grades get better.

Alexander of Brooksville, Florida, implemented the punishment after her daughter received a number of F grades at the West Hernando Middle School.

When school officials ordered the child to remove the shirt, they realized that she had welt marks all over her body.

Police said that the mother beat the girl with a leather belt.

The child was left with marks all over her body. According to police, the girl had marks from her neck down to her legs.

The shirt that the daughter was forced to wear read:
“I currently have all Fs in all of my classes. I am not allowed to have a boyfriend any time soon. So back off before I get another good whooping like I got last night.”

“Also, I can no longer have any friends until all of my Fs are brought up to Cs and up! So unless you are helping me with this goal, back off! My eating French fries and being a social butterfly is over because I know why my parents send me to school. I now know the importance of my education,” the message read.

“I will learn. I will listen to my teachers and be respectful at all times. I will do these things because I am failing due to my social life. Want to be my friend. Help me by not!” The message concludes.

The mother was arrested and was ordered to have no contact with the victim. However, so far, the girl was not placed in protective custody.

Couple leaves baby in cold minivan while having sex in a house

Louis Cope and Katrina Marie Norman 
By: Wayne Morin

A couple lost custody of their baby after they left the child alone in a van while they had sex in a house.

The couple of Georgia, is accused of abandoning their baby in a minivan in near-freezing temperatures so that they could have sex inside a dirty and feces-filled home.

23-year-old Katrina Marie Norman and Louis Cope, 23, said they got caught up in the heat of their passion.

The couple said that they planned to return to the crying child once they were done.

A Gwinnett County animal control officer called police after spotting the baby in the van with the vehicle doors wide open.

Cope said that Norman opened the front door of the home, wearing only a pink one-piece lace suite and a blanket.

“Based on her appearance, it seemed that the couple left the child in the car to have sex,” the officer wrote in his report.

Two officers walked through the couple’s home and found it to be in disarray with trash and clothes thrown on the floor.

In addition, there was the smell of urine and feces, spoiled food in the freezer and a knife laying on the ground.

The couple was arrested for child abuse and Norman’s 2 older children, who were in school at the time, were placed in state custody along with the baby.

Both Norman and Cope were released from jail after paying $16,900 bond.

Men wear miniskirts to protest murder of 20-year-old woman who was burned to death for wearing miniskirt (video)

Man wearing miniskirts on the streets of Turkey 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) Thousands of men marched on the streets of Turkey, wearing miniskirts in order to protest the recent violence against women.

Men throughout the country and in Azerbaijan, dressed in miniskirts to honor 20-year-old Ozgecan Aslan, who was burned to death after fighting off a sexual assault by a bus driver.

After Aslan’s burned body was found near a river, young men organized marches in her honor.

On Wednesday, a group of men in Azerbaijan, started the hashtag #ozgecanicinminietekgiy, which means wear a miniskirt for Ozgecan.

Since then, the hashtag became viral.

Women’s rights activists said that the recent miniskirt protest is proving very effective in raising the issue of violence against women.

The protests show that a short skirt is not an excuse for rape, one women’s rights activist said.

According to the police investigation, Aslan was the last passenger on a bus when the driver took her to a secluded area and tried to rape her.

Aslan fought with pepper spray and nail scratches were found on the attacker's face, Ahmet Suphi Altindoken.

Altindoken stabbed Aslan, and with the help of his father and a friend, they cut off her limbs before burning her and throwing her into the river.

8-year-old girl owns thousands of bugs and breeds them (video)

Bug illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A young girl in Oklahoma, is showing off her large collection of bugs in order to demonstrate that girls can get along with insects.

8-year-old Shelby Counterman said that her mother first disliked the idea of having bugs in the home, but she has gotten used to them.

Counterman keeps the bugs in her room as her pets. Counterman breeds the bugs, keeping different species of insects separated.

Counterman said that she became obsessed with bugs when she was just 3 years old. She received a few male roaches as a gift, but she became upset because the were not having any offspring.

Counterman went to a pet store, where she bought female bugs. She bred the insects, and now has thousands of bugs in her home.

Counterman of Tulsa, shares her passion for insects with family members, friends and school. Her mother said that the obsession with bugs is creepy, but she learned to live with it.

Man kills prostitute for performing badly

Prostitute illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

A man was arrested on charges of murder after he killed a prostitute.

The man of Chitungwiza, Zimbabwe, is accused of killing the prostitute during sex.

Tafadzwa Zendamaoko allegedly killed 23-year-old Miriam Kugara, after claiming that she was not satisfying him.

The court heard that Zendamaoko, 31, hired the woman around 3:00 a.m., at the Gora NightClub. The two then went back to the woman’s house, where they had sex.

During sex, the couple allegedly got into an argument
and in a fit of rage, Zendamaoko threw the woman onto the floor and strangled her.

Zendamaoko then stole the woman's phone and left the home. A friend found her dead body the next day.

Zendamaoko was arrested and he faces charges of murder.