Restaurant caught selling horse meat as zebra meat

Zebra illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A restaurant in the United Kingdom, was slapped with a fine after officials learned that they were selling horse meat as zebra meat.

The owner of the Steakhouse in Hertfordshire, was ordered to pay a fine of 4,000 pounds ($6,098) after Trading Standards officers visited the restaurant and were served horse meat instead of an exotic dish.

The owner of the Steakhouse, 32-year-old Kunal Soni, claims that he sells various exotic cuts of meat such as zebra, ostrich, kangaroo, wildebeest and antelope.

The two officers who visited the restaurant, ordered zebra and wildebeest, but they were severed deer and horse. When confronted, Soni said that the waiter had made a mistake with their order.

The officers seized the meat labeled as zebra and wildebeest, and they turned out to be deer and horse. The officers returned to the restaurant and found 48 pounds of horse meat in the freezer.

In court, Soni pleaded guilty to misleading customers.

Taxi driver rapes 1-year-old girl after her mother refused to have sex with him

Baby illustration 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A taxi driver was arrested on a charge of rape and murder after raping a baby because her mother refused to have sex with him, police in South Africa said.

20-year-old Asithandile Mazomba said that she and the 27-year-old taxi driver, who was not identified, went out for drinks along with her 1-year-old daughter Elam.

Mazomba said that at some point, the driver made it clear that when they are done drinking, the two will have sex at his apartment.

The young mother refused, and the driver became angry. He then allegedly pulled a screwdriver before raping and killing her baby.

The woman fled from the scene, fearing for her life. The next morning, a passerby found the dead baby in the bushes on the side of the road.

4 prostitutes beat up politician after he refused to pay them for sex

Prostitute illustration 
By: Feng Qian

A politician in Nigeria, was detained and beaten by a group of prostitutes after he refused to pay them for their services.

The four prostitutes of Delta State, detained a close ally of former governor Emmanuel Uduaghan.

The businessman, who was not identified, worked as a special assistant to Governor Uduaghan.

The incident unfolded when the politician approached several women standing outside a hotel and asked them for sexual services.

The four prostitutes negotiated a price and they went into a hotel room with the politician. After the sexual services, the politician gave them only half the money he had promised.

The women became angry, and they ripped his shirt and beat him. The businessman had no choice but to call security to escort the prostitutes out of his hotel room.

Married woman dies while having sex with 4 construction workers at the same time

Prostitute illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A married woman in Nigeria, died while serving four construction workers who paid her for sex.

According to the family members of Mercy Umoh, the governor of Akwa Ibom State, Deacon Udom Emmanuel, hired four construction workers of China, to build a large mansion.

Last week, the construction workers decided to hire a woman for sex. The husband of Umoh, Samuel Umoh, agreed to allow his wife to service the four men in exchange for N40,000 ($200).

The four men and Mercy, met in a hotel room, where they drank large amounts of alcohol and had sex with her at the same time.

At some point, the woman slumped over and died.

After the governor learned about the incident, he allegedly gave the family of the woman N20,000,000 ($10,400) in compensation.

He warned the family members not to tell anyone about the incident.

Hospital chains woman to urinal for a month for not paying her medical bills

Urinal illustration 
By: Wayne Morin

A woman in Nigeria, who lost her newborn baby immediately after giving birth, was chained to a urinal at a hospital because she couldn’t afford to pay her medical bills.

Jessica Ugwuoke of Lagos, said that she checked herself into a maternity clinic when she went into labor.

After complications arose, she was transferred to the Samaria Hospital, which is located on Kudaki Road.

Ugwuoke’s husband, Tochukwu Ugwuoke, was ordered to pay N30,000 ($130) for a blood transfusion his wife needed after losing a lot of blood during childbirth.

The baby died shortly after the birth.

Jessica Ugwuoke has been detained at the hospital for non-payment of medical bills, which reached N285,000 ($1,432).

The woman was denied a hospital bed and refused further treatment after surgery as she and her husband could not pay the outstanding bills.

Jessica Ugwuoke was chained to a urinal and she described her treatment as dehumanizing.

Drunk naked man dumps father into large fish tank because he told him to get dressed

Fish tank illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A drunk naked man was arrested on a charge of wounding after hitting his father and dumping him into a fish tank, police in the United Kingdom said.

Now, 40-year-old Wayne Ingram of Blackpool, has been sentenced to serve 2 years in prison, which was suspended for 2 years, after pleading guilty to wounding.

In addition to the prison sentence, Ingram was ordered to spend 25 days of rehabilitation to deal with his mental problems and was ordered to pay 1,000 pounds ($1,528) in court costs.

According to the police investigation, Ingram beat his father with a wooden hanger and a vacuum cleaner before pushing him into the fish tank.

The glass broke and cut the 60-year-old man in his arm.

Ingram had been drinking vodka and was naked when he launched the attack on his father.

The Preston Crown Court heard that Ingram returned to the house with alcohol. His father told him to put on some clothes, but he refused.

The court also heard that Ingram struggles with health problems.

Blind woman wiggles herself out of handcuffs and bites police officer’s backside before escaping

Handcuffs illustration 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A woman was arrested on a charge of assault after biting a police officer’s backside while under arrest, police in Scotland said.

Now, 47-year-old Georgina Malcolm of Dunfermline, has been sentenced to serve nine months in jail after pleading guilty to assaulting a police officer.

According to the police investigation, Malcolm, who is blind, was arrested after acting disorderly during her birthday party.

She was handcuffed and placed in a police van, but she managed to wiggle herself out of the restraints. Malcolm then spat at the officers, telling them that she had hepatitis C.

When an officer opened the door of the car, she hit his hands with the handcuffs. When another officer tried to retrain her, he felt a pinch in the behind and discovered that he was bitten by Malcolm.

The officer had teeth marks that required treatment. Both officers tested negative for hepatitis C.

Homeless woman kills man who allowed her to stay at his home after finding her with another man

The suspect 
By: Chan Yuan

A woman killed her much younger lover after he found her with another man.

29-year-old Siphiwe Tshabalala of South Africa, was stabbed to death by his 43-year-old lover after he found her with another man.

Tshabalala allowed the woman and two of her children to live with him. He supported the woman and the family because he loved her.

One day, Siphiwe found his lover with another woman and the two began fighting. The woman grabbed a knife and stabbed Tshabalala. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

After the incident last Tuesday, the woman fled from the scene, but turned herself in to police two days later.

She was arrested and charged with murder.

Tshabalala’s family said that the woman was homeless until Siphiwe took her in, and gave her and her children a place to stay. “Look what you have done to him,” said his sister-in-law Sina Rantho.

She said that the family did not like the woman and begged Tshabalala to dump her. “She was too old for him. We tried to warn him not to continue the relationship, but he insisted on staying with her,” she said.

She said that Tshabalala “believed that the much older woman was mature and she would not cheat on him.”

However, “she not only deceived him, but killed him too,” Rantho said.

40-year-old mother gets pregnant by daughter’s 15-year-old former boyfriend

Heather Phillips 
By: Wayne Morin

A mother was arrested after she became pregnant by a 15-year-old boy.

40-year-old Heather Phillips of Florida, who works in a preschool, is accused of having sex with the 15-year-old boy of Port St. Lucie.

The teenager knew Phillips as he used to date her 12-year-old daughter. The two teenagers broke up earlier this year.

The boy told his parents that he had been involved in a sexual relationship with Phillips, after she told him that she was pregnant.

The boy said that Phillips, flirted with him and told him he was a “hot kid,” and “wish you were mine.”

After the teenager broke up with the daughter of Phillips, he continued to communicate with her through text messages.

According to the police report, Phillips told the boy that she was planning to have an abortion and asked him not to tell his parents.

However, she allegedly later told the concerned boy that she was just joking about being pregnant.

Phillips was charged with two counts of lewd behavior / sexual activity with a child under 16 years old. She was booked into the St. Lucie County prison. Bond was set at $60,000.

Man sets his car on fire to stop tow truck from driving away with it

Car on fire illustration 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A man in the United Kingdom, set his car on fire while it was hooked up to a tow truck.

Police in Manchester, were called after the man attempted to stop the tow truck driver from taking his car.

Police said that 40-year-old Shad Badeau, set his car on fire to prevent it from being towed. The car was parked illegally at 25 Cartier Street.

The owner of the apartment building called Dan’s City Towing, to remove the car from the property. Badeau arrived to see his car hooked up and ready to get towed.

He went out of his way to stop the tow truck from taking the car. When he was unable to convince the driver to return his car, Badeau set it on fire.

That is when the tow truck driver unhooked the car from his truck, and Badeau extinguished the fire. Police arrived to investigate a complaint of arson.

Badeau was arrested on a charge of arson.

Construction workers bury drunk man alive after falling into pothole

Pothole illustration 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A man was found dead in a pothole after being buried alive by construction workers.

Residents in India, made the gruesome discovery over the weekend.

They saw part of an arm sticking out from under freshly poured molten tar in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh.

Community members blocked off the road to remove the fully dressed body.

Police identified the man as Latori Barman, a farm worker. Police said that Barman seemed to have been walking home drunk on Friday night, when he fell into the pothole in the middle of the road.

“It was very dark. He did not see the pothole,” said Katni's police chief Gourav Rajput.

Construction workers repairing the road that night, did not see Barman lying in the hole. They filled the hole with tar and then flattened it with a roller, burying the drunk man alive.

In the morning, people spotted Barman’s arm. Police arrested the 2 worker who repaired the road. They were charged with culpable homicide over the death of Barman.

Videos of the rescue were uploaded to the Internet. The video shows people using shovels to dig the man out from the hole as many people watched. The man was dressed in a nice shirt and pants.

Sunburned baby found alone on beach as parents went jogging naked

Cody and Monique Bourgeois 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A couple was arrested after they left their baby alone on a beach.

Police in Louisiana, were called after the 1-year-old girl was found sitting alone on the beach on Tuesday morning.

When officers arrived at the Holly Beach around 10:30 a.m., they found that the girl with mosquito bites and suffering from sunburns.

Police located the family’s Ford Explorer, which was left running, about two miles away, but the parents were not in the vehicle.

Police searched for the parents of the girl. They were found about two hours later, without clothes and running down the beach.

Cody and Monique Bourgeois were arrested, and they were both were charged with child desertion and obscenity.

Cameron Parish Sheriff Ron Johnson said that investigators suspect that drug abuse led to the incident.

Child protective services has been called to investigate the incident.

Taco bell employee caught with hands down the backside of his pants

The Taco bell worker with hand down pants 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) People and a police chief were disgusted by a photo that went viral on social media.

The photo shows an employee in the food service area, sticking his hand down the backside of his pants.

A customer who saw the man with his hands down his pants, took the photo and uploaded it to Facebook. Austin Velliquette wrote that he was at the store in Sandusky, Ohio, when he spotted the worker with his hands in his pants.

On Facebook he wrote: “Sandusky Taco Bell for you. I think I'll go somewhere else, thanks.”

After the photo has gone viral, Taco Bell confirmed that the photo was taken at their store on Fun Drive, and the worker was immediately fired.

The police chief who saw the photo, notified the health department about the incident.

Teacher holds 12-year-old boy captive in home and forces him to do chores while naked

Denise Elaine Hallowell 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A boy was who was kept captive in a home of a teacher, managed to escape after numerous failed attempts.

Police said that the boy who lived with the teacher in Florida since 2012, was found hiding in a neighbor's shed.

The 12-year-old victim who did not want to be returned to the teacher’s home, told police of the horrific abuse he suffered at the hands of the woman and another boy who lived at the home.

Science teacher Denise Elaine Hallowell, 54, was arrested on a charge of aggravated child abuse after the boy told police that he was held captive.

The boy told deputies in Citrus County, that Hallowell frequently beat him and locked him in his room without food and only a bucket to be used as a bathroom.

The boy told officials that he was held for up to two days without food in the room, and was forced to do chores naked.

The boy said that the windows in his room were boarded up and Hallowell used another child in the house to punish him by slapping, punching and kicking him in the groin.

Police did not release the relationship between the teacher and the 2 boys who lived with her. They are in the custody of child protective services.

Hallowell was arrested and is being held without bail.

Man shoots his girlfriend and their 1-month-old baby inside church

James Junior Minter 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A father was arrested for shooting his girlfriend and his newborn baby inside a church.

Police said that the pastor of the church was also shot while he wrestled the gun away from the suspect.

James Junior Minter, 26, of Alabama, was arrested after he opened fire in the church, and shot his girlfriend and their 1-month-old son because she left him.

Minter was charged with three counts of attempted murder for shooting his former girlfriend, 24, her newborn son and the pastor at the Oasis Tabernacle Church on Sunday morning.

Police said that when the Pastor Earl Carswell, 61, tried to intervene, Minter shot him in the leg.

Minter opened fire, shooting the woman in the jaw and shoulder. The baby was hit in the hand and the pastor was shot in the leg after trying to intervene and stop him.

The pastor and other members of the church were able to tackle Minter and take the weapon away from him. The shooter fled the scene, but was caught by police less than a mile away.

Police said that there was ongoing domestic violence between the couple. On the day of the incident, Minter and his girlfriend had a dispute over child visitation, police said in a statement.

Minter is being held in the Dallas County Jail, on three counts of attempted murder.

Police officer of the year caught with videos showing 6-year-old children having sex

Michael Harding 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) A police officer, who was named police officer of the year, was arrested on a charge of sending and receiving child pornography after allegedly possessing a large amount of videos, showing young children engaging in sex acts, police in Florida said.

Port St. Lucie police said that they have arrested Officer Michael Harding, 27, after being caught with child pornography videos, showing children as young as 6 years old engaging in sex acts.

He was charged with sending and receiving child pornography, and he faces up to 20 years in prison.

Police officers who searched the home of Harding, found flash drives containing several videos of young children performing sexual acts.

Harding is also accused of distributing child pornography.

Harding was named the Officer of the Year in 2011 in Fort Pierce. Harding was placed on administrative leave without pay pending the outcome of the investigation.

Husband uploads nude photos of his wife on Facebook and burns 15 pairs of her shoes

Women’s shoes illustration 
By: Chan Yuan

A husband was arrested on a charge of criminal mischief after allegedly burning his wife’s shoes because she told him that their marriage was over, police in Florida said.

Gainesville police said that they have arrested 43-year-old Glover Smith, after being accused of uploading nude photos of his wife on Facebook and burning her shoes.

Smith was charged with cyberstalking and criminal mischief. He was booked into the Alachua County Jail.

According to the police investigation, Smith uploaded three nude photos of his wife after an argument led her to leave his home.

Smith then sent her a text message with a link to the Facebook posts. Smith gathered 15 pairs of his wife’s shoes and set them on fire.

The shoes were worth around $500. Smith told police that he taunted his wife because she angered him.

Babysitter burns 2-year-old boy in boiling bathtub for wetting bed

Rayvond Williams 
By: Wayne Morin

A young babysitter was arrested on a charge of child abuse after allegedly burning a boy because he wet his bed, police in Florida said.

Silver Springs police said that they have arrested 21-year-old Rayvond Williams, after being accused of burning the 2-year-old boy in a bathtub of boiling water because he urinated in his bed.

He was booked into the Marion County jail, and was charged with cruelty toward a child and aggravated child abuse.

Williams was babysitting the child, who wet the bed while sleeping.

According to the police investigation, Williams placed the child in the bathtub and turned on the water before telling the child to bathe himself.

Williams told investigators that someone knocked on his door and he left the child unattended in the bathtub. When he heard the boy screaming, he went back into the bathroom and noticed that the boy had severe burns.

Williams said that the child must have turned on the hot water and slipped. Williams called a member of the boy’s family to take him to a hospital.

The child suffered burns on his arms, hands, legs, backside and private parts. The child also had scratches on his face and head.

Doctors told investigators that the child’s injuries was not caused by accident, and there was signs that the boy was forcefully submerged in hot water.

Young man sprinkles cocaine on McDonald's chicken sandwich before making illegal u-turn

Naboth Simon 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A young man was arrested on a charge of drug possession after allegedly being caught with a McDonald’s chicken sandwich that contained cocaine, police in Florida said.

Port St. Lucie police said that they have arrested 24-year-old Naboth Simon, after being accused of sprinkling cocaine on his chicken sandwich before making an illegal u-turn.

According to the police investigation, Naboth was observed making the illegal u-turn on ​​U.S. 1 and Village Green Drive. He was pulled over, and officers smelled marijuana in the car.

Simon admitted that he had been smoking with his girlfriend earlier that day. The officers then observed a bag from McDonald’s in the front seat.

Police opened the bag and found a chicken sandwich with a white substance. The white substance tested positive for cocaine.

Investigators found marijuana under the front passenger of the car. Simon was charged with possession of cocaine, possession of marijuana and driving with a suspended license.

Angry man kills his girlfriend during sex because she yelled her former husband’s name

Fidel Lopez and Maria Nemeth 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A man was arrested on a charge of murder after allegedly killing his girlfriend because she yelled her former husband’s name during sex, police in Florida said.

Miami police said that 24-year-old Fidel Lopez, was arrested after killing 31-year-old Maria Nemeth around 3:30 a.m. on Sunday.

According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded at his apartment located 11630 Northwest 128th Drive, after Nemeth yelled her former husband's name while having sex with Lopez.

After hearing his girlfriend scream her former husband’s name, Lopez flew into a rage. He dragged Nemeth to the bathroom, where he beat her up and ripped her apart.

Lopez then went outside to smoke a cigarette before calling the police. Neighbors told the police that they heard a lot of shouting and loud noises coming from the couple’s apartment for two hours.

During questioning, Lopez told police that he and Nemeth had been having rough consensual sex when she went to the bathroom, vomited and fainted.

Later, Lopez admitted that during sex, Nemeth shouted the name of her former husband twice. Lopez told police that upon hearing this, he became furious and became a monster.