2-year-old boy dies of starvation after being left home alone with 3-year-old sister while mother went on vacation with lover

Vladislava Podchapko and her two children 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A young mother who wanted to go on vacation with her lover, left her children home alone for 9 days, causing the death of her son, according to police in Ukraine.

Kiev police said that they have arrested 20-year-old Vladislava Podchapko, after being accused of causing the death of her 2-year-old son Daniil.

Her three-year-old daughter Anna, was saved by police just in time. Podchapko was charged with one count of child neglect. If convicted, she faces up to 8 years in prison.

According to the police investigation, Podchapko and her boyfriend went on a 9-day vacation, and they left the two children home alone without telling anyone.

Neighbors called police after hearing children crying in the home. When police arrived, Daniil was already dead. Anna was on the brink of death and was rushed to a nearby hospital, where she is recovering.

Doctors believe that Anna will survive. During questioning, Podchapko told police that she did not know that children can die.

Hacker streams porn movie on highway billboard while stuck in traffic because he was bored

Porn movie on highway billboard 
By: Tanya Malhotra

A driver who became bored while being stuck in traffic, decided to stream a pornographic movie on a highway billboard, according to police in Indonesia.

Jakarta police said that they have arrested 24-year-old driver, who was not identified, after being accused of hacking into the highway billboard and streaming a pornographic movie on it.

The suspect, who works in information technology, faces charges of violating the Electronic Transaction Law and pornography Law.

If convicted, he faces up to 12 years in prison and a $77,000 fine. According to the criminal complaint, the 24-year-old driver was stuck in traffic and became bored.

He then decided to hack into the highway billboard and watch a pornographic movie while waiting for the traffic to clear up.

Drivers were shocked to see the footage of a Japanese porn movie, and they recorded the bizarre scene with their cellphones.

The movie lasted for five minutes until workers cut the power to the billboard. The videos of the scene went viral on social media sites.

Waitress gets $25,000 after slipping on pigeon poop while serving customers

Waitress (illustration) 
By: Feng Qian

A waitress suffered serious injuries after slipping on pigeon poop while serving customers at a restaurant, according to court documents in Ireland.

25-year-old Leann Walsh of Dublin, said that she slipped and fell while serving customers at the Heuston Refreshment Rooms, which is located at a train stop of the Irish Rail Company.

According to the lawsuit filed against the restaurant, Walsh had been serving customers who were sitting outdoors when she stepped on pigeon poop.

She slipped and fell, causing her to suffer injuries to her ankle, knees and lower back. In court, the attorney of the restaurant denied being responsible for the slip and fall.

Heuston Refreshment Rooms claimed that they have urged the Irish Rail Company to deal with the pigeon problem, but they refused to do anything.

The judge awarded the woman $25,000 in damages. The judge also ordered the Irish Rail Company to pay the damages.

Man beats female police officer with a sex toy after wife told him to leave home

Female police officer (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

A man who was angry that his wife told him to leave his house, assaulted a police officer with a sex toy, according to police in Australia.

Burnie police said that they have arrested 53-year-old Ross Richard Gladwin, after being accused of assaulting the female police officer who came to remove him from his home.

Gladwin pleaded guilty to one count of assault. He has been sentenced to serve 5 months in prison.

According to the criminal complaint, Gladwin’s wife called police to remove her husband from the home following an argument.

The female police officer spoke with Gladwin, and tried to convince him to leave the home. Gladwin got up from a couch and began hitting the female police officer with a sex toy.

The officer was hit in the head multiple times. Gladwin lifted her by the ankles and she fell to the ground. She hit her head in a heater and broke her finger.

The officer suffered mild amnesia and headaches for a few weeks.

Three women rape football player after luring him to their home and plying him with alcohol

The three women who raped football player 
By: Wayne Morin

Three women joined together to rape a popular football player, according to police in the United Kingdom.

Cumbria police said that they have arrested 26-year-old Brogan Gillard, 22-year-old Paige Cunningham, and 20-year-old Shannon Jones, after being accused of plying a 20-year-old man with alcohol and having sex with him against his will.

The three women are facing numerous years in prison after pleading guilty to sexual assault by penetration and causing actual bodily harm.

The women were also ordered to register on the sex offenders list.

According to the criminal complaint, the three women met the victim for the first time on the street before luring him back to one of their homes.

They gave him a lot of vodka until he passed out and then sexually assaulted him. The three women recorded themselves dancing next to the victim and raping him.

The video shows the 20-year-old victim lying on the ground while Gillard cut her hair and vegetables over him. Gillard then grabbed a pair of scissors and penetrated the victim.

Police find partially nude teacher having sex with 16-year-old naked student in the back seat of a car

Laura Michelle Lozano 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A teacher in Texas, lost her job after police caught her having sex with a student in the back seat of a car.

Laredo police said that they have arrested 46-year-old Laura Michelle Lozano, after being accused of having sex with a naked 16-year-old boy.

Lozano has been charged with indecency with a child by exposure and improper relationship between an educator and a student.

She was booked into the Webb County Jail. A spokesperson for the Cigarroa High School said that Lozano has been suspended.

According to the criminal complaint, a concerned citizen called police around 10:00 p.m. on Monday, after seeing an older woman having sex with a child.

Police officers who arrived at the scene, approached a suspicious parked vehicle at 1500 Pappas Street, near a hospital.

When officers looked inside, they saw Lozano naked from the waist down. Lozano initially claimed to be alone on the car, but the officers saw a naked man in the back seat of the vehicle.

He was identified as the 16-year-old student of Lozano. The teacher and the boy were taken to a nearby hospital for sexual assault tests.

Group of teenagers kill 16-year-old boy who smoked all their marijuana

David Grunwald and his girfriend 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A group of teenagers told police that they killed a boy because he smoked all their weed, according to police in Alaska.

Palmer police said that they have arrested five teens in connection with the death of 16-year-old David Grunwald.

The suspects were identified as Erick Almandinger, 16, Bradley Renfro, 16, Dominic Johnson, 16, and 19-year-old Austin Barrett.

All four teens were charged with six counts of first and second-degree murder, kidnapping and hindering prosecution.

18-year-old Devin Peterson was charged with three counts of evidence tampering, and one count of hindering prosecution.

Peterson was booked into jail, and his bail was set at $100,000.

The other four suspects have been denied bail.

According to the criminal complaint, Grunwald dropped off his girlfriend at her home before going to one of the suspects’ home to smoke and drink.

After allegedly smoking all the suspects’ weed, one of the teens used a gun to beat Grunwald. He was then driven into the woods, where he was shot to death.

The teens then burned Grunwald's car in an attempt to destroy evidence.

Father uses tractor to shake mobile home while grandson was inside after his son did not pay rent

John Bubar 
By: Feng Qian

A father who was angry that his son did not pay rent, used a tractor to shake a mobile home while his grandson was inside, according to police in Maine.

The York County sheriff's Office said that they have arrested 50-year-old John Bubar, after being accused of endangering his grandson by using the tractor to lift and drop the mobile home.

Bubar has been charged with one count of domestic violence reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon. He was booked into jail, and his bail has been set at $5,000.

According to the police investigation, Bubar asked his son, Michael, 27, for rent. When he refused to pay, Bubar became angry and went to get his tractor.

Michael and his family live in a mobile home on Bubar’s property. Bubar damaged the mobile home with a front loader and a backhoe.

Bubar lifted the mobile home and dropped it multiple times. He only stopped after learning that his 7-year-old grandson was inside the mobile home.

Angry driver exposes his private parts to man during fight over parking space

Drunk driver (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

A man who went to a mall in order to do some shopping, exposed himself to another man during a dispute over parking, according to police in Virginia.

Pentagon City police said that they have arrested 34-year-old Bret Wayne Reichenberg of Palm Beach, Florida, after being accused of pulling down his pants and showing is private parts to another shopper.

Reichenberg has been charged with one count each of indecent exposure and drunk in public. According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded around 1:00 p.m. on Friday.

A verbal dispute broke out between Reichenberg and the victim at 1200 S. Hayes Street, outside the Pentagon City Mall. After a verbal dispute between the two parties over the parking spot, Reichenberg exposed his manhood to the male victim.

The victim called police, who drove around in the aera to look for the suspect. He was located several blocks away from the mall and arrested.

Woman parks car in police parking spot and smokes marijuana

Police car (illustration) 
By: Wayne Morin

A woman who felt the urge to smoke pot, drove to a police parking spot, where she smoked marijuana, according to police in Montana.

Great Falls police said that they have arrested Amanda Johnson, after being caught by police smoking marijuana in her vehicle.

Johnson has been charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and driving with a suspended license.

According to the criminal complaint, the incident unfolded around 3:15 a.m. on Saturday. A police officer saw Johnson's car parked in the Municipal Court parking lot in a police only parking spot.

The officer pulled up behind the vehicle and walked up to the driver’s side window. As the woman lowered the driver's window, the officer noticed smoke coming out of the car.

The officer smelled a strong odor of marijuana. During questioning, Johnson told the officer that she and her passenger had been playing Pokemon Go.

They also admitted to smoking marijuana. Johnson voluntarily handed over a pipe.

Head of Chiefs of Police Association asks prostitute for sex in cemetery

Larry Harmel 
By: Mahesh Sarin

The head of a Chiefs of Police Association in Maryland, has been charged with a crime after being caught asking a prostitute for sex, according to a report in the Baltimore Sun.

71-year-old Larry Harmel of Baltimore, was caught when police officers set up an undercover sting operation to catch solicitors of prostitutes.

Harmel denied the report, saying that he was never charged.

According to the report, an undercover female police officer was standing on a street corner frequented by prostitutes around 3:30 p.m.

Harmel approached the woman. The woman asked Harmel what he was looking for, and he replied “you know.” The officer then offered to perform a sex act for a small amount of money.

The woman got into Harmel’s truck and said that he going to a graveyard.

23-year-old woman collects $130,000 in welfare benefits for three children who never existed

Sabrina Strothers 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) A young woman came up with an elaborate scheme to get money without working for it.

The 23-year-old woman of Pennsylvania, applied for welfare benefits, claiming to have given birth to triplets.

After her application was approved, Sabrina Strothers began receiving money for the three children, whom she named Thomas, Tomalyia, and Tyreik Wilson.

Strothers claimed that the babies were born in November 2008. Police said that Strothers was pregnant with triplets in 2008, but she miscarried and they were never born.

According to records, Strothers falsified documents when she applied for welfare benefits through the Allegheny County Assistance Office on 6 occasions since 2012, and she received a total of $130,000 in welfare benefits.

Strothers’ cousin allegedly reported her fraud to authorities.

When investigators checked the children’s Social Security numbers against government records, they found that the they belonged to people who were born in 1887, 1945 and 1960.

Strothers is facing charges of theft by deception, forgery and false statements.

Tenant kidnaps landlord's 10-month-old baby while they were preparing to go to church

Richard Balogun and John Elvis David 
By: Feng Qian

A mother and father are asking the public for help in finding their 10-month-old baby.

Abdulrahman Balogun of Nigeria, was watching his son, Richard, outside of his home.

He was chatting with his tenant John Elvis David, while waiting for his wife, Bunmi, to finish getting ready for church.

When it was getting late for services and she did not come out, Abdulrahman decided to go inside to see what was taking so long.

The tenant offered to watch the boy while Abdulrahman went back inside. When the couple came out, David and Richard were nowhere to be found.

The father, who works as a teacher, called David, but he did not answer his phone.

Police were called, and they launched a massive search for the child. A woman later called police and said that she saw David with the child on a bus while she was traveling in Warri.

Police arrested the three friends who shared the apartment with David.

Abdulrahman later discovered that the kidnapper had been using a false name since he moved into his apartment five months before the incident.

The couple said that David, who was unemployed, was very friendly and he was very generous to Richard. The family said that they never suspected that David “was this wicked.”

Woman dies of drowning in basement of strip club after heavy rain flooded the room

Flood (illustration) 
By: Chan Yuan

(Scroll down for video) A woman in Spain, made a desperate call to police, begging them to rescue her from drowning inside a club, where she was working.

The 26-year-old woman told a police dispatcher that she was standing on top of the bar as water was filling the basement where she worked.

Police and firefighters in the town of Estepona, arrived to the business, which is a 24-hour strip club, and attempted to rescue the woman.

However, they were unable to gain access into the club as the water level had reached the top of the doors.

A passerby took videos, showing rescue workers desperately trying to get inside to save the woman. When they finally managed to break the door open, they found the woman’s body.

The woman had drowned in the water that flooded the business that is named Club California.

Grandma who makes impressive life-like baby dolls gets visit from police for trafficking children

Two of the real-looking dolls 
By: Wayne Morin

(Scroll down for video) A grandmother was shocked when a police officer arrived to her home and demanded to see her baby.

The officer explained that a concerned citizen called police after seeing her baby for sale on Ebay for $500.

Kathy Cadle of Ohio, went to bring her “baby” known as Ethan, and handed the doll to Sgt. Frank Goscewski.

That is when the officer realized that the “baby” was actually a doll that looked so real that a person seeing the photo on the Internet could mistake it for a real baby.

Artists Kathy Smith and her sister Rachel, create the dolls using vinyl and glass beads.

Kathy said that the day that she was accused of human trafficking and received a visit from police, her sister was featured on the front cover of a magazine for using the dolls as therapy for patients with dementia and Alzheimer’s.

The sisters are selling the real-looking dolls under company name Bunny Bundles Reborns.

Witness in drug trafficking case is arrested for selling drugs in court

Police officer (illustration) 
By: Mahesh Sarin

A man in Canada, who came to court to testify in defense of woman who was charged with drug trafficking, was arrested for selling drugs in court.

Officers in British Columbia, were in court when they arrested the witness in the drug trafficking case when he was caught trafficking cocaine inside the Terrace Courthouse.

Hugh Robb was charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking. He was later brought back to the same court, and this time, he was in police custody.

Inspector Syd Lecky of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), said that this is the first time in his 20 years in the force that a defense witness was arrested for actively dealing with drugs in a court of law while waiting to give evidence during a trial.

Authorities became suspicious of Robb after hearing a comment that he made to someone. They kept a close watch on him and then witnessed activities near the restrooms that appeared to be consistent with drug trafficking.

After the search, officers found numerous packages of cocaine on the suspects and they were arrested.

Robb was scheduled to testify as a witness in defense of Ellen New, who was on trial on unrelated drug charges.

After Robb’s arrest, New pleaded guilty to the charges brought against her.

Thief accidentally pocket dials 911 while discussing plans to rob restaurant where police chief was eating

David Grigsby (left) and Robert Bourne 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) Two men were arrested after a dispatcher heard them discussing details about a robbery they were about to commit.

Police in Danville, Kentucky, were called to a restaurant after one of the men accidentally dialed 911, while he and his friend were discussing their plans to rob the place.

Police Chief Tony Gray was enjoying dinner at Brothers' BBQ, and he was talking to the owner Mike Southerland when he got a phone call about the robbery.

The police chief then walked to the back door of the restaurant, where he met with another police officer. Together, they walked out to the parking lot.

There, they arrested two men, who were sitting in a parked car. Police identified the suspects as Robert Bourne and David Grigsby.

The two men, who were drunk at the time, have so far been charged with public intoxication. Grigsby was also charged with possession of an open alcohol container in a vehicle and disorderly conduct.

Detectives will turn over the recording of the 911 call to the prosecutor's office to see if other charges will be filed.

Bourne and Grigsby, who were longtime customers, were also banned from returning to the restaurant.

After being released from prison, the two men returned to the restaurant to apologize, but Southerland asked them to leave and informed them that they were no longer welcomed at his restaurant.