Man breaks into barn in middle of the night to have sex with miniature horse

Travis M. Wagner 
By: Feng Qian

A man was arrested on a charge of sexual intercourse with an animal after allegedly breaking into a barn in middle of the night to have sex with a miniature horse, according to police in Pennsylvania.

West Cocalico Township police said that they have arrested 21-year-old Travis M. Wagner, after being accused of trespassing on property and having sex with the miniature horse multiple times.

In court, Wagner pleaded not guilty to burglary and sexual intercourse with an animal. He was booked into jail, and his bail has been set at $5,000.

According to the criminal complaint, police responded to a house on the 500 block of Indiantown Road on Tuesday, on reports of suspicious activity.

A neighbor told the owner of the property that a Dodge Dakota truck was parked outside the barn. The property owner called police and reported that a man was seen walking into his barn in middle of the night.

The barn houses cattle and a miniature horse. Police traced the vehicle to Wagner.

The officers spoke to Wagner at his home, where he admitted that he entered the barn with the specific purpose of having sex with the miniature horse multiple times.

Lottery ticket thief caught after posing for photos while cashing winning $1,000 ticket

Christopher Sikes 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A lottery ticket thief was placed behind bars after cashing a stolen $1,000 winning ticket in a store and posing for photos, according to police in Florida.

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office said that they have arrested 24-year-old Christopher Sikes, after he broke into an Ocala convenience store, stole $10,000 worth of Florida Lottery tickets and attempted to cash them at multiple locations.

Sikes’ picture was posted on the sheriff’s Facebook page on Monday, where he was quickly identified, and he was captured and booked into the Marion County Jail the very next day.

Two weeks ago, deputies responded to the Qwick King Gas Station located at 5880 NW 44th Avenue in Ocala, in reference to a burglary.

Upon arrival, deputies discovered the front glass door had been shattered.

The store owner told deputies that he was missing an entire case of Florida Lottery scratch-off tickets that were valued at $10,000 or more.

Surveillance video was obtained from the scene and it showed Sikes, smashing the front door with what appeared to be a hatchet.

Sikes entered the store, took the lottery tickets and left. A short time later, Sikes tried to cash a $1,000 stolen ticket at a convenience store in Leesburg.

The store clerk advised Sikes that the ticket was declined and that the ticket may be stolen. Sikes then tried to leave the store, but the store clerk insisted that Sikes pose for a picture or he would call the cops.

Sikes then posed for the picture with one of the stolen lottery tickets before he left the store. The picture that the store clerk took in Leesburg, was the picture posted on the police Facebook page on Monday.

Sikes has been charged with burglary, grand theft and dealing in stolen property.

Drunk man mistook woman at ATM for his friend and robs her as a joke

The woman being robbed at the ATM 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) Police in China, have released surveillance videos, showing a man robbing a woman at an ATM.

However, things were not as simple as they seemed.

Police in Nanjing, said that the suspect was drunk when he spotted a woman, who he thought was his female friend.

He decided to play a joke on her and rob her from behind to scare her just for fun.

However, the woman at the ATM was not his friend and the terrified victim called police to report that she was robbed.

Police said that the victim named, Zhang, was taking out money from an ATM when the man walked up to her and stole her wallet.

As the woman backed away from the machine, the suspect got a better look at her and realized that he had made a mistake.

The man was seen on video placing his hand on his mouth in shock, and he immediately apologized to the victim and returned her possessions.

Police took him into custody and conducted an investigation.

Police said that they called the suspect’s friend to come over to the police station so they can compare her looks with that of Zhang to see if one can confused them when seeing them from behind.

After police determined that the women look alike and surveillance video showed the man apologizing to his victim immediately after realizing his mistake, they allowed him to walk free without any charges.

Officers save man’s life with Heimlich maneuver before arresting him over drugs he coughed up

Drugs (illustration) 
By: Wayne Morin

Police officers in New York, saved a man’s life after he choked on drugs.

The police officers in Buffalo, performed the Heimlich maneuver on the coking man, and he coughed up a bag of cocaine.

Police said that officers Omar Rodriguez and Sean McCabe, were on patrol on Whitney Place between Maryland and Virginia streets, when they saw a man sitting outside a vacant house at about 6:00 p.m.

Officers stopped to speak to 23-year-old Bryan Ramos. When they approached, Ramos placed a box of cigarettes in his mouth, according to an arrest report.

Officers tried to stop him from swallowing the drugs, but Ramos resisted. Officers then used pepper spray to get him to the ground.

Ramos began to have difficulty breathing and turned purple so McCabe quickly performed the Heimlich maneuver on him.

Officers said that Ramos coughed up the cigarette package that contained a plastic bag of cocaine.

Ramos was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, tampering with physical evidence, obstructing governmental administration, resisting arrest and trespassing.

Ramos claimed that the drugs did not belong to him. He told police that his cousin asked him to hold the bag of cocaine for him.

Mother kills her daughter by shoving crucifix down her throat because she was possessed by Satan

Juanita Gomez 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A mother of Oklahoma, was arrested after police found her daughter dead.

Officers were sent to the home in the 1500 block of N. McKinley Ave., for a welfare check of a 33-year-old woman.

Officers who arrived at the home, found the 33-year-old woman lying on the floor with a large crucifix on her chest.

The woman was identified as Geneva Gomez. She had apparent head and neck trauma. Police also found her mother, Juanita Gomez, 50, inside the home.

Juanita told police that she killed her daughter by shoving a crucifix and a religious medallion down her throat.

When asked why she did so, Gomez said that her daughter was growling at her, which made her believe that she was possessed by the devil, police said.

Police found bruises on the mother’s hands. Juanita said that they came from her trying to “rid Satan from her daughter's body.”

Juanita also admitted punching her daughter several times. Juanita was charged with homicide and is being held without bond.

Father burns his daughter with hot iron because she spilled feces of her potty on the floor instead of in toilet

The victim 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A young girl was left with horrific burns after her father beat her with a hot iron.

Police in Nigeria, arrested the father after he burned his daughter on the face and private parts.

Lagos police arrested 45-year-old Surakat Idowu, after learning that he burned his five-year-old daughter with the hot iron when he became angry with her.

Idowu had custody of his 5-year-old daughter since he separated from his wife two years ago.

The father, who works as a mechanic, allegedly tortured the girl because he asked her to dispose the feces of her potty into the toilet, but the child accidentally spilled it on the floor.

The father became angry, grabbed the hot iron and burned the child's face, eye and private parts as punishment.

A neighbor who heard the child screaming, came to her aid and witnessed the incident. Police were called and the father was arrested while the child was taken to a hospital.

The child, who is in nursery, suffered severe injuries and doctors are not sure if she will regain vision in her left eye.

The child is being treated at a hospital and was placed in protective custody.

Teacher claims she is a victim of rape by her student who took her virginity

Isabelle Graham in bed as student stands at the door 
By: Feng Qian

A teacher was arrested after she was seen in photos sleeping with her student.

Isabelle Graham, 28, of Scotland, lost her job after the photos showed the boy kissing her and sharing a bed.

Graham was a French teacher at the Whitburn Academy in West Lothian, when she reportedly had sex with the teenage boy on prom night while she was drunk.

According to prosecutors, the teacher spent three hours at a Travelodge motel in Edinburgh, with her 17-year-old student. They were drinking alcohol, shared a bed and engaged in sexual activity.

Graham, who is a devout Christian, claims that she is the victim of rape. The teacher said that she was saving herself for marriage and she has no recollection of the night.

However, since the photos clearly show her in bed with the student, Graham said that her drink must have been spiked on school prom night when the alleged incident occurred.

The General Teaching Council for Scotland, banned her from ever teaching again.

Graham, who since married her husband Andrew Wilkie and gave birth to his baby, has his full support.

Wilkie, who is training to be a clergy, said that he “has no doubt that the allegations made against his wife are false.”

Police pepper spray 84-year-old woman after barging into her home looking for her son

Geneva Smith 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) People are outraged after seeing video of a police officer pepper spraying an elderly woman.

The shocking video shows the elderly woman falling to the ground in her own home after police broke down her door and entered.

The incident, which occurred at 2:45 a.m., was recorded on the police body cam in Oklahoma, has prompted an internal investigation.

The incident began when police officers spotted the woman’s son, 56-year-old Arthur Paul Blackmon, going through a stop sign.

Officer tried to pull him over, but he refused to stop. Blackmon fled the scene and was then seen running into his mother's house.

Police officers busted the door and ordered Blackmon to get out. When he did not comply, they entered the home.

When 84-year-old Geneva Smith heard a commotion in her home, she came to see what was going on.

One officer ordered her to turn around, but when she refused, a female officer sprayed her in they eyes. The confused woman fell to the ground.

Smith was hospitalized after suffering a panic attack. She has accused the officers of using excessive force and laughing at her.

Her son was Tasered and he was taken into police custody.

He was charged with driving a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol, obstructing an officer, driving with a suspended license and carrying a weapon, according to court documents.

Man allows two friends to watch him have sex with woman on first date via FaceTime without her knowing

Angel Natal 
By: Wayne Morin

A man was arrested after he allowed two of his friend to watch him having sex with a woman he met for the first time.

The man was arrested after he allegedly allowed his two friends to see him having sex via FaceTime with a woman he met online without her knowing about it.

31-year-old Angel Natal of Bridgeport, Connecticut, met the woman on the dating website OkCupid.

The two decided to meet at a park. After spending some time together, the woman agreed to go to Natal’s apartment.

Police said that the two were having consensual sex. However, during their time together, the woman realized that Natal kept looking over his shoulder.

The woman then looked in a mirror and saw an iPhone that had FaceTime. She saw two men watching them live as they were having sex.

The woman became very upset. Natal then disconnected FaceTime.

When the woman left the apartment, she saw the same two men who watched her having sex on FaceTime, driving up and high fiving Natal.

That is when the woman called police and reported Natal.

Natal allegedly admitted the act. He was arrested and charged with voyeurism and is being held on $15,000 bond.

Mother dies while holding her baby above water after he fell off a boat

Chelsey J. Russell with her children 
By: Mahesh Sarin

(Scroll down for video) A mother died while saving her baby’s life after he fell from a boat and into the water.

The 33-year-old mother died while rescuing her son who had fallen into the water while she and her family were boating on Lake Powell in Utah.

Chelsey J. Russell of Colorado, was boating with family members when her 2-year-old son fell into the water.

Russell jumped into the water to save him from drowning while other family members continued boating.

By the time the family members managed to turn around and get to the mother and son, Chelsey was unconscious. Police said that neither she nor her son had been wearing life jackets at the time of the incident.

Russell managed to place her son on her chest to keep his head above the water so he was able to breathe.

When Chelsey and the boy were brought back to the boat, family members performed CPR on her. However, they were unable to revive her.

She was pronounced dead a short time after they reached shore. The boy was flown to a hospital, where he was treated and released.

San Juan County Sheriff's Office did not yet release the information as to why it took so long for the family to turn their boat around and pick up Chelsey and the boy.

She left behind her husband Ben Russell, a 5-year-old daughter and her 2-year-old son.

Company fines 200 employees for not commenting on boss’ social media posts

Facebook (illustration) 
By: Wayne Morin

More than 200 employees at a travel service company in China, are threatening to sue their boss after getting fines for not posting comments on social media updates from the general manager.

General manager Zhang Ming of Jinan, said that he posts an update every morning on Weibo as part of a campaign to improve morale.

Ming ordered employees to read his social media posts on a loudspeaker every morning. The general manager’s social media updates are mostly motivational quotations or information on company activities.

Recently, more than 200 employees received a fine of $6.50 each for failing to comment on Ming’s posts. However, the fines are in breach of labor laws as it is illegal to impose fines on employees.

A lawyer is threatening to file a lawsuit against the company and complain to the labor inspection department in order to stop the fines on employees.

65-year-old teacher gives students poor grades before sleeping with them in exchange for passing grades

Gilberto Gonzalez Arias with his student 
By: Mahesh Sarin

An elderly teacher was caught with his pants down, getting ready to have sex with a student in exchange for improving her grades, according to police in Colombia.

Santa Barbara de Pinto police said that they have arrested 65-year-old Gilberto Gonzalez Arias, after being accused of sleeping with his students in exchange for passing grades.

According to the police investigation, Arias was a teacher at the Nuestra Senora del Rosario High School, where several teachers were recently accused of having sex with students.

Students told police that Arias gave them bad grades and then asked them to sleep with him so they can get passing grades. A student who was cooperating with police officers, took them to the teacher’s house.

When police arrived at the scene, they found a student who was wearing only her underwear getting ready to sleep with the naked teacher.

The father of the girl who came along with the police, could not contain his rage and punched the teacher in the face. A video of the teacher’s arrest was uploaded to the Internet, where it went viral.

Family suffers food poisoning during feast celebrating the survival of an earlier episode of food poisoning

Man in pain (illustration) 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A father in Turkey, revealed that he cannot understand why his family suffered from food poisoning while celebrating the survival of an earlier episode of food poisoning.

Alattin Erdal of Tekirdag, said that he slaughtered an animal and hosted a dinner to show gratitude in overcoming a previous bout of illness.

The family served the animal to friends and neighbors at dinner after which 25 people suffering from food poisoning.

Erdal hopes that his family and friends have suffered enough, and said that he could not make sense of what they had experienced.

Several weeks ago, the family had suffered stomach pains after Alattin’s wife Asiye Erdal, cooked dinner and served the food to more than 20 people.

Everyone who attended the dinner was hospitalized. Most were released the same day, but four people remained in the intensive care unit for a week.

Upon returning home, they decided to carry out a thanksgiving dinner with their neighbors. However, the people at the dinner began to suffer the same symptoms.

A total of 25 people were hospitalized for food poisoning, of which 21 were discharged from after receiving treatment. The treatment of the remaining four was ongoing in the intensive care unit.

Alattin Erdal said that from now on, he will be extremely careful with the food he serves his family and friends.

U.S. Marine throws glass in restaurant employee’s head while drunk in Japan

Broken glass (illustration) 
By: Feng Qian

A U.S. Marine was arrested on a charge of bodily injury after allegedly throwing a glass in the head of a restaurant employee, according to police in Japan.

Okinawa police said that they have arrested 22-year-old Corporal James Louis Mackie of Marine Corps Air Station Futenma, after being accused of being drunk at the restaurant and assaulting the 26-year-old employee.

In court, Mackie pleaded not guilty to a charge of bodily injury.

According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded on Sunday around 10:00 p.m. Mackie was at the restaurant, where he drank several glasses of alcohol.

At some point, he picked up his glass at threw it at the head of the restaurant employee. The employee suffered minor injuries.

During questioning, Mackie told police that he does not remember anything because he was drunk.

Serial stabber slashes behinds of 9 women swimming in crowded pool

Swimming pool (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

Police in Japan, are looking to arrest the person behind numerous stabbings at a crowded swimming pool.

Tokyo police said that 9 women were slashed on their behinds while swimming at the Tokyo Summerland water park.

Several women were slashed at the top of each hour as swimmers were enjoying their artificial waves. After three hours, management decided to stop the waves in order to prevent more stabbings.

The incidents unfolded on Sunday at 12:00, 1:00, and 2:00 in the afternoon. About 14,000 people visited the pool on Sunday.

Two women told police that when they were enjoying the waves at 1:00 p.m., they felt pain on their behinds. They left the pool, and say blood dripping from their backsides.

Six other women reported similar attacks over the next several hours. One of the women had her swimsuit cut around 4 inches in addition to the cut on her behind.

She used a towel to cover her behind, but it quickly became stained by blood. 2 women received seven stitches each. Later on Sunday evening, a ninth victim came forward to report that she was slashed on the behind.

All women were between 18 and 24 years old. So far, no arrests have been made.

Two United Airlines pilots removed from plane after trying to fly drunk to Newark Airport

Airline pilots (illustration) 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) Two airline pilots were arrested on a charge of operating a plane while under the influence after allegedly trying to fly drunk from Scotland to the United States, according to police in Scotland.

Glasgow police said that they have arrested the two United Airlines pilots, who are 35 and 45 years old, as they were preparing to fly from Glasgow Airport to Newark Airport on Saturday around 9:00 a.m.

The pilots were removed from the commercial flight as the 141 passengers were boarding the plane. Both pilots are citizens of the United States.

They are being held in Glasgow, where they will be charged with offenses under the Railways and Transport/Safety Act 2003.

United Airlines said that the pilots were placed on leave pending the outcome of the case.

Man gets arrested for wearing a traffic cone on his head while walking in street

Traffic cone (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A man who tried to be funny, was arrested on a charge of being drunk and disorderly in a public place after wearing a traffic cone on his head while walking in the street, according to police in the United Kingdom.

Now, 20-year-old Daniel O’Donnell of Worcester, has been placed on six months of probation.

He was also ordered to pay 155 pounds ($202) after pleading guilty to the charge as part of a plea bargain agreement with prosecutors.

According to the criminal complaint, O’Donnell was drunk in the early hours of the morning while walking on the street. He picked up a traffic cone and placed it on his head.

Police officers who saw O’Donnell, approached him to talk about the cone on his head. Officers then noticed that O’Donnell smelled of alcohol.

They told him to put the cone back where it belongs and go home. A few minutes later, the officers noticed O’Donnell taking selfies and wearing the traffic cone on his head.

He was then arrested and taken to a police station.

United States Postal Service mail carrier steals 50,000 pieces of mail

United States Postal Service post office (illustration) 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A mail carrier was arrested on a charge of delay of mail after investigators found thousands of pieces of mail in her home, according to police in California.

Now, 48-year-old Sherry Naomi Watanabe, a United States Postal Service mail carrier from the Sawtelle District of Los Angeles, is facing at least three years in jail after admitting to keeping 50,000 pieces of mail in her home.

According to the police investigation, Watanabe collected the 50,000 pieces of mail over a two year period.

Along with Watanabe, 32 people were charged as part of a sweep targeting criminal activity that has victimized the United States Postal Service and its customers.

Most of the defendants stole mail or embezzled from the agency. The former president of the Mail Handlers Union was charged with conspiracy and possession of stolen mail.

Jarol Garcia, 33, of Hemet, who worked at the Moreno Valley Delivery Distribution Center as a mail handler, stole mobile phones from parcels going through the center and traded the phones after offering them for exchange on a website.

Garcia possessed at least 166 mobile phones stolen from the mail.

A mail carrier from the Mid-City District of Los Angeles, was charged with conspiracy to commit access device credit card fraud and to steal mail.

Norman A. Muschamp, 48, was part of a conspiracy to use information belonging to identity theft victims to order pre-paid PayPal debit cards that were sent to primarily non-existent addresses on his mail route.

Muschamp allegedly participated in the scheme by obtaining the PayPal debit cards from the mail and delivering them to co-conspirators in exchange for cash.

Woman selling insects throws hundreds of worms at train passengers and urinates on floor

Zaida Pugh 
By: Feng Qian

(Scroll down for video) Police launched an investigation after a woman allegedly threw hundreds of worms and crickets at train passengers, according to police in New York.

The New York Police Department said that 21-year-old Zaida Pugh, was trying to sell crickets and worms before throwing them on passengers on a D train headed from Brooklyn to Manhattan on Wednesday around 6:00 p.m.

As Pugh approached a group of teenagers, she was pushed.

Pugh then released some of the worms and crickets she held in a paper bag.

After she began screaming, a man approached and punched a container full of worms and crickets, causing the entire train to be covered in insects.

Passengers began to cry and mourn, and everyone ran to the other end of the train.

Someone then pulled the emergency brake and the train stopped on the Manhattan Bridge.

The air conditioning shut off, and the passengers were all trapped inside the hot train with Pugh and the insects.

Pugh was banging on doors and trying to climb through the windows.

The woman then urinated on the floor.

The train started moving again after half an hour and stopped at the DeKalb Avenue station, where dozens of police officers were waiting on the platform.

Pugh was removed from the train.

Girlfriend pours bleach on boyfriend’s face as goodbye while moving out of his home

Patrice D. Branch 
By: Chan Yuan

A woman was arrested on a charge of assault after allegedly pouring bleach on her boyfriend’s face while she was moving out of his home, according to police in New Jersey.

Trenton police said that they have arrested 34-year-old Patrice D. Branch, after being accused of assaulting her 41-year-old boyfriend with bleach and hitting him with a piece of wood.

In court, Branch pleaded not guilty to aggravated assault. She was booked into jail, and her bail was set at $2,500.

According to the criminal complaint, officers were called to the couple’s home in the 100 block of Old Rose Street, on Tuesday around 9:30 p.m.

When they arrived, the 41-year-old boyfriend told them that he had gotten into a verbal dispute with his girlfriend when she was packing her belongings.

During the dispute, Branch poured what is believed to be bleach in the face and chest of the victim, causing his eyes to burn.

Branch then pulled a wooden bedpost and hit the victim in the thigh. She then moved out of the residence.