August 21, 2019
August 21, 2019 → OddCrimes has collected 127 records today.
01:48 AM  Truck Hauling Cars Catches Fire on Interstate 81 - AVOCA, Pa. - Part of Interstate 81 south in Luzerne County was shut down Tuesday night after a tractor-trailer hauling vehicles went up in flames. It happened around 10 p.m. Tuesday near the Avoca exit. Both southbound lanes were closed between the Moosic (
01:48 AM  Hes just a little boy! Florida mom tells deputies arresting 15-year-old son over school shooting threat - A Florida mom told deputies her 15-year-old son is just a little boy as he was being arrested for a school shooting threat. The teen wrote that he vowed to bring my fathers m15 to school and kill 7 people at a minimum on Discord, a video game messaging ap (
01:47 AM  Driver in Custody After Crash with Motorcycle in Carbondale - CARBONDALE, Pa. - A driver is in custody after a crash with a motorcycle in Carbondale. Police tell us the driver of a car cut off a motorcycle along Business Route 6 just before 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. Two people on the bike were injured. They're expected to (
01:46 AM  Florida man arrested for botched castration of man he met on fetish website - A Florida man is under arrest after botching the castration of a man he met online. (
01:46 AM  Man found shot dead outside Queens apartment building - A Queens man was gunned down in cold blood outside his apartment building Tuesday night, cops said. Gregory Haskins, 25, was hit with a bullet to the chest just before 8:10 p.m., outside the building where he lived on Suthpin Blvd. at Shore Ave. in Jamaic (
01:45 AM  Small plane crashes into ocean near Half Moon Bay Airport - A small plane crashed into the ocean south of Half Moon Bay Airport. Now two people are being flown to ... (
01:44 AM  Off-duty NYPD officer beaten, robbed of his sneakers outside Rockland County bar: sources - An off-duty NYPD officer was beaten and robbed outside a Rockland County bar early Tuesday. John Joyce, a housing officer whos assigned to Public Service Area 7 in the South Bronx, was leaving Mickeys Tavern in Pearl River about 2:15 a.m. when three men j (
01:44 AM  ABC7 News Wrap-Up: Immigration fraud, stabbing manhunt, plastic bottles at SFO - ABC7 NEWS WRAP-UP: An Oakland businessman is facing federal charges in an immigration fraud scheme, manhunt underway for a fatal stabbing suspect, plastic bottles cans till be found at SFO. A wrap-up of the top stories in the Bay Area and around ... (
01:43 AM  Brooklyn shooting leaves two men dead - A gunman late Tuesday opened fire and killed two men outside their Brooklyn apartment building. The victims, who live together in a first-floor apartment on W. 19th St. at Neptune Ave. in Coney Island, were standing in front of the building about 10:10 p. (
01:42 AM  How China Is Trying to Quell Hong Kongs Protests Without Troops - (Bloomberg) -- China has lots of weapons to deploy to bring Hong Kongs protesters under control before it needs to send in the troops.From barring dissident flight attendants to encouraging patriotic citizens to confront protesters on the streets, China h (
01:42 AM  The fourth wave of the opioid crisis: Feds warn of a rise in meth use - WASHINGTON - Federal drug enforcement agents are alarmed that the opioid epidemic is fueling a spike in ... (
01:41 AM  Abuse survivor went through it and is now over it - DEAR AMY: I come from a family of four kids. Mother was bipolar and kept the four of us at each other's throats through manipulation. It took me years to repair my relationships with my two brothers, and our sister passed, refusing any attempts at reconc (
01:41 AM  Neo-Nazi arrested over threat to exterminate Hispanics said 'I thank God every day Trump is president' - A man arrested by the FBI on suspicion of threatening to kill Hispanic people in Miami allegedly wrote that he thanked God every day that Donald Trump was president.Eric Lin, 35, made a series of threats against the Hispanic community in the Miami area be (
01:40 AM  Once again, MBTA scuttles competence - The MBTA (Massachusetts Bay Trauma Authority) cant seem to get it right on land, where there is a derailment, delay, signal failure, shutdown, bus crash or other disaster every ... (
01:39 AM  Female State Police trooper faces coercion charges in naked photos case - She pretended to be a man on an internet dating site and threatened to publicly post naked photos of a woman, ... (
01:38 AM  Russia's new high-altitude drone just flew for the first time, and they want to arm it with one ton of bombs - On Tuesday, the Russian Ministry of Defense shared video of a test flight for the Altius-U, a major step forward in its drone ... (
01:38 AM  Man dies at McAllen construction site - The McAllen Police Department confirmed a man died Tuesday afternoon in an accident at a construction site.Lt. Joel A. Morales Jr. said the death happened at 5:14 p.m. in the 1900 block of Dove.No other information on the accident is immediately available (
01:38 AM  Two child sex-abuse lawsuits filed in Nassau against Boy Scouts organization - The lawsuits have been filed under a new state law temporarily lifting the civil statute ... (
01:37 AM  Hong Kong officers arrested for beating man in hospital - Two Hong Kong police officers were arrested Tuesday after a video emerged of them beating an older man on a hospital trolly, heaping further pressure on a force already facing accusations of brutality.The footage, recorded in late June, shows two uniforme (
01:36 AM  Clay Sheriff Daniels adresses town hall on budget, FDLE investigation in his recent conduct - The sheriff of Clay County appears to have pulled back from his request for a 17 percent budget increase.In June the sheriff called for an annual budget of $68.2 million, an increase of $10.2 million. Members of the County Commission called the increase u (
01:36 AM  Boater injured after he's run over in Great Peconic Bay, cop say - A boat operator jumped into the water, not realizing the vessel was still in forward gear, ... (
01:35 AM  The US just entered a great-power arms race in a big way and Russia and China are panicking - The US just tested its first post-INF Treaty missile, and Russia and China are both worried and warning that the US is igniting a new arms ... (
01:34 AM  Merrimack police say drug unit making progress, but needs more officers - Officers say problems keep pouring in. (
01:34 AM  Fukushima Radiation Becomes Latest Japan-South Korea Sore Point - (Bloomberg) -- Radiation from the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant is becoming the latest source of tension between Japan and South Korea, potentially undercutting Tokyos effort to promote the 2020 Olympics.In recent days, South Korean officials have summ (
01:33 AM  Merrimack drug unit making progress, says they need more officers - Police in Merrimack say 'the problems keep ... (
01:33 AM  Pompeo urges fresh thinking on Mideast, warns Iran - UNITED NATIONS (AP) U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo told the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday that greater cooperation and 'fresh thinking to solve old problems' are needed in the Middle East but he also condemned Iran and its proxies for continuin (
01:32 AM  French model tycoon at heart of Epstein scandal accusations - A formerly powerful French modelling tycoon has emerged as a key figure in the scandal surrounding US billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, who committed suicide in jail while facing charges of sexually trafficking minors.Jean-Luc Brunel, regarded as a close frien (
01:31 AM  Trump, Maduro confirm talks as opposition stays mum - CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) As President Donald Trump and Venezuela's socialist leader Nicols Maduro confirmed secret talks between their governments on Tuesday, one key player appeared to be left on the sidelines: The opposition.Comments by both the U.S. a (
01:31 AM  Nashua woman charged in crash, left child in vehicle while fleeing - Witnesses say the woman fled vehicle after crashing. (
01:30 AM  The police officer who fatally choked Eric Garner has been fired. The guy who filmed it is still in prison. - Former NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo escaped criminal prosecution. Ramsey Orta, the man who filmed the deadly encounter, has been locked up for ... (
01:30 AM  Venezuela crisis pushes women into 'forced motherhood' - CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) Dr. Saturnina Clemente pulls up to the small clinic in the impoverished Caucaguita neighborhood armed with one of Venezuela's most sought-after commodities: Hormonal implants to prevent pregnancy.In a country where contraceptives (
01:29 AM  Manchester police investigating home invasion on Monday - Manchester police are investigating a report of a home invasion that happened Monday. (
01:29 AM  Hiker Who Survived Being Lost in Montana Wilderness for Days Speaks Out - Sunday marks a week since Kaden Laga went missing in Montana. He and his wife Arden, who are expecting their first baby, were out visiting family when a normal hike turned into a search and ... (
01:29 AM  Outside money flows into race for Susan Collins' Senate seat - PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Democrats vowed last year to make Republican Sen. Susan Collins pay for her vote confirming Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Republicans declared they would have her back. Neither has forgotten its promises.Money is pouring into (
01:28 AM  Somersworth K-9 helps find assault suspect - A Somersworth police K-9 assisted in taking an assault suspect into custody on Tuesday. (
01:28 AM  Salvador clears rape victim of killing baby: lawyer - An appeals court in El Salvador on Monday acquitted a 21-year-old rape victim accused of killing her stillborn baby, in a case closely watched by rights groups.The court in San Salvador overturned a 30-year sentence imposed on Evelyn Hernandez, who was co (
01:27 AM  Manchester police investigating Monday home invasion - Manchester police are investigating a report of a home invasion that happened Monday. (
01:26 AM  Man set to be executed for killing of Texas college student - HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) A Texas death row inmate who has long maintained his innocence is facing execution for the abduction, rape and murder of a suburban Houston community college student more than 20 years ago. Larry Swearingen is set to receive a letha (
01:25 AM  Long Wait for Special Ed. Teacher at Eastlake HS Upsets Parents - It's been about a month since the school year began, and special education students at East Lake High School in Chula Vista just got a new teacher.The credentialed special education teacher was hired this week. But before that, some parents claimed there (
01:24 AM  One lane open on I-81 south near Moosic after vehicle fire - A car hauler fire briefly shut down at least 5 miles of Interstate 81 south near Moosic late Tuesday night.A tractor-trailer carrying eight cars caught on fire at mile marker 179.7 about 9:51 p.m., a 911 dispatch ... (
01:24 AM  PD: Suspect arrested after trying to shoot Folsom officers - A man was arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with trying to shoot at Folsom police officers. (
01:22 AM  WATCH: CHP Air Ops Rescues Rock Climber Near Benson Hut - CHP and Cal Fire rescued a 51-year-old rock climber who fell and suffered moderate injuries near ... (
01:21 AM  Falls police say man lied about shooting himself - Officers responded to a home on Anders Drive in the Pennwood Crossing section of the township around 5:30 a.m. Aug. 14 to find a man with a gunshot wound to ... (
01:21 AM  Foresthill Man Accused Of Intentionally Hitting Motorcyclist Speaks Out - Gregory Shepherd has been charged with DUI and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after crashing his pickup truck into ... (
01:21 AM  Ethanol fuel rule under attack, Ernst says - CEDAR RAPIDS Trump administration efforts to quell anger throughout the Farm Belt over decisions this month to exempt more than 30 oil refiners from putting as much ethanol in gasoline as the law requires do not appear to be... (
01:19 AM  Deputies: Woman High On Drugs Leads Officials On Pursuit With Baby In Car - A 24-year-old Turlock woman was arrested Tuesday after leading sheriff's deputies on a pursuit with a baby in ... (
01:19 AM  Inmate indicted on murder charge in death of cellmate in Washington County prison - An inmate at a Washington County prison has been indicted on second-degree murder and assault charges as authorities say his cellmate died after he assaulted him in May. Thomas Cole, 39, faces the murder charge in relation to the death of Ronnie Harris, 5 (
01:17 AM  Police: Man Attempts To Shoot Cops During Fight, But His Gun Doesn't Fire - A 29-year-old man was arrested for the attempted murder of a police officer after pulling a gun on Folsom officers ... (
01:17 AM  Owings Mills man dies in Towson crash Tuesday - Police say an Owings Mills man died in a single-car crash in Towson after he drove his vehicle into a pole Tuesday morning. Baltimore County police wrote in a news release that Barry Martin Beynon, 74, died after he crashed his 2010 Nissan Altima into a p (
01:16 AM  Garage Door Backup Battery Required By New California Law - In October 2017, The Oakmont Fire came ranging though Sonoma County, and as Cheryl Diehm caught sight of the orange night sky, she knew she was ... (
01:16 AM  Suspect arrested, two sought in Fremont home burglary - A transient man with what police described as an extensive criminal history was arrested on suspicion of multiple charges in connection with a residential burglary, authorities ... (
01:15 AM  Colbert County lawyer guilty of jury tampering - A Colbert County attorney on Wednesday pleaded guilty to jury tampering rather than continuing with a trial that began this morning, according to Alabama Attorney General Steve Marshall.William J. (Billy) Underwood was sentenced to serve four months in ja (
01:14 AM  Man Accused In San Francisco Assault Faces New Allegations - The man accused of attacking a woman outside her San Francisco waterfront condo building faced new allegations of ... (
01:14 AM  Settlement conference scheduled in wrongful suit against DUI driver - WILKES-BARRE - A long-running suit stemming from a 2015 hit-and-run in Harveys Lake may be nearing a conclusion, as suggested by a court document revealing a settlement conference had been scheduled between the parties. ... (
01:13 AM  At least 201 killed in July-August China flooding - BEIJING (AP) Chinese authorities say at least 201 people have been killed and 63 are missing following flooding across the nation in July and August. (
01:12 AM  Pit bull killed after attacking volunteer at Blue Chip Farm - FRANKLIN TWP. - A local animal shelter has come under fire after a pit bull was shot and killed after the shelter said the dog attacked one of its senior volunteers. Blue Chip Farm ... (
01:12 AM  Accused graffiti vandal hospitalized for 'health danger' - By Tim WillertStaff A woman accused of spray-painting racist graffiti was hospitalized for medical and mental health treatment because of a 'possible danger to her health,' a judge ordered.Allison Christine Johnson was to be 'transported back' to the (
01:11 AM  Settlement conference scheduled in wrongful death suit against DUI driver - WILKES-BARRE - A long-running suit stemming from a 2015 hit-and-run in Harveys Lake may be nearing a conclusion, as suggested by a court document revealing a settlement conference had been scheduled between the parties. ... (
01:10 AM  Arnett man pleads guilty to shooting Oklahoma trooper - By Tim WillertStaff An Arnett man pleaded guilty Tuesday to shooting an Oklahoma Highway Patrol trooper during an early morning traffic stop last summer.Trooper Austin Ellis survived because he was wearing a protective vest.Arturo DeJesus Ramirez, 27, ple (
01:08 AM  Use of force the latest topic at South Bend public safety forum - It's been the hot topic in South Bend ever since a police officer shot and killed a man breaking into cars. Use of force was the topic at the latest in a series of Board of Public Safety forums Tuesday night. The events are trying to get input on police (
01:07 AM  Mesa man accused of assaulting babysitters fires back at proseuctors - The Mesa man who investigators said sexually assaulted two babysitters he hired to watch his kids took the stand again on Tuesday and got annoyed when the prosecutor asked him about a massage with one of the victims. (
01:07 AM  Second in command of secret attack submarine relieved of duty - The second in command on a one-of-a-kind super secret attack submarine has been relieved of duty with the Navy now investigating his personal conduct, the U.S. Pacific Fleet Submarine Force ... (
01:06 AM  Walmart sues Tesla, claims solar panels on store rooftops caught fire - The suit alleged the first rooftop fire was at a Walmart store in Long Beach ... (
01:05 AM  Teen, two others arrested after assault at a Bristol party - Three people, including a teen, were arrested after leaving a main in critical condition at a Bristol house party. (
01:05 AM  Woman dies after crashing into lagoon in Hawaii Kai - A 62-year-old woman has died after crashing her Mercedes into the lagoon this afternoon in Hawaii Kai, ... (
01:04 AM  Jury selection consumes two days of arson trial - Opening arguments will be heard Wednesday morning in the case of a Columbia businessman accused of burning a woman's trailer in a property dispute.Jury selection began Monday and consumed the first two days of the trial for 64-year-old Mehrdad Fotoohighi (
01:03 AM  Hawaii County police have spent nearly $3M on overtime during TMT protests - HILO Hawaii County police have spent nearly $3 million on overtime so far in connection with the weeks of protests against the Thirty Meter Telescope, and that does not include overtime or other costs racked up by other law ... (
01:03 AM  Johnson murder appeal to be heard in September - A Columbia man sentenced to death for the 1994 murder of three convenience store employees will get a chance in September to argue that executing him by lethal injection would be a cruel and unusual punishment barred by the U.S. for Ernest Lee Johnson wan (
01:01 AM  Dayna Jennings Sentenced For Killing Dad, Encasing Body In Concrete - A woman who poisoned her father and encased his body in concrete in a crawl space under his Federal Heights home has been sentenced to life in prison ... (
01:01 AM  One person hurt in fire at Camdenton auto shop - CAMDENTON - One person has minor burns after a fire Tuesday evening at an auto shop in Camdenton.According to KY3, the fire started just before 7 p.m. at the A-1 Thomas Auto Repair shop on Business Route 5.Firefighters were on the scene in two minutes, an (
01:00 AM  Ex-husband of missing Columbia woman extradited to Boone County - COLUMBIA - The man who allegedly killed a woman who has been missing since 2006 arrived in Boone County Tuesday evening.According to a press release from the Columbia Police Department, Keith Comfort went to police in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin earlier this m (
01:00 AM  Cyclist Hurt in Accident Involving Pickup Truck In Commerce City - A cyclist is recovering in the hospital after an accident between a bicycle and a pickup truck at Highway 85 and 69th in Commerce City on Tuesday. The crash happened during the morning ... (
12:59 AM  'It's Domestic Terrorism': John Castillo Testifies In Front Of Colorado Lawmakers - The father of the STEM School Highlands Ranch student killed in a shooting in May spoke to the school safety committee ... (
12:58 AM  Police find two children dead in Ontario home - Detectives have not yet determined a cause ... (
12:58 AM  Police seeking suspect for marijuana, explosives in Washington County home - State and local police are searching for a suspect after finding marijuana, weapons and explosives in a southern Indiana home. (
12:57 AM  Boulder Police Ask For Public's Help In Search For Missing 12-Year-Old Boy - The Boulder Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a ... (
12:57 AM  Boy survives tumble from rocks, leg entrapment in South Yuba River - A boy visiting the South Yuba River from Yuba City got doubly lucky after slipping from the rocks and plunging into the river. The 12 year old escaped serious injury Monday afternoon after ... (
12:56 AM  Attention porch pirates! New Texas law makes it a felony to steal packages - Starting September 1, the penalty for stealing packages from porches will be a lot tougher in the Lone Star State. (
12:55 AM  Recent high school grad dies following serious crash - A teen who recently graduated from Peru High School has died in the hospital after a crash earlier ... (
12:55 AM  Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross Resigns Over Failure To Address Sexual Harassment Claims, Lawsuit Alleges - A lawsuit obtained by CBS3 names Ross as a defendant, stating that he was told about the sexual harassment allegations but did nothing to stop ... (
12:55 AM  Woman fatally shot in Fort Wayne with children in her car - A woman was shot and killed in Fort Wayne late Tuesday with her children sitting with her in the car. (
12:53 AM  Police arrest man involved in Burlington bus station fight - A man on the run after sending another man to the hospital is now caught. (
12:53 AM  Richard Ross Dealt With Some Major High And Low Points During His Time As Philadelphia's Top Cop - A lawsuit obtained by CBS3 Tuesday alleges that Ross was aware of sexual harassment allegations made by two female officers and did not ... (
12:53 AM  Homicide investigation underway for man found dead in west side alley - Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a person found in an alley on the west side of Indianapolis Tuesday. (
12:52 AM  Workers rescue litter of kittens abandoned in bucket outside animal shelter - Fortunately they were found before it started raining there. (
12:52 AM  Abandoned Peoria Heights lots to be sold to best bidder - Peoria Heights residents could see some new housing on vacant lots across the village. At Tuesday's Village Board Meeting, administrator and Peoria Heights Police Chief Dustin Sutton proposed to the village board that they sell five properties that the v (
12:51 AM  PND takes team title in Raider Redbird Classic headlined by Mikey Wales' stellar performance - Peoria Notre Dame won the team title at the Raider Redbird Classic thanks in part to Mikey Wales shooting -6 under at Weibring Golf Course. Bloomington's TJ Barger shot a 72.The postappeared first ... (
12:49 AM  REPORT: Former Madigan chief intimidated, harassed frequently - SPRINGFIELD (WEEK) - A new report says Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan's former chief of staff routinely intimidated employees and made inappropriate sexual comments. The 200-page report was released earlier this week by State Inspector General Maggi (
12:49 AM  Newt Gingrich calls NY Times slavery series a lie - (
12:48 AM  Davis backs 'red flag' law for gun owners; LaHood neutral - U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis is ready to vote for legislation that could help states take guns from some Americans in extreme cases but he faces reluctance across the political spectrum, including from the Twin Cities' other congressman. (
12:48 AM  Jeffrey Epstein pilot claims Prince Andrew flew on jet with paedophile and Virginia Roberts - Buckingham Palace tonight furiously denied allegations that Prince Andrew flew repeatedly with Jeffrey Epstein and his 'sex slave' Virginia Roberts, saying they were ... (
12:47 AM  McHenry Ethics Commission dismisses allegations against Mayor Wayne Jett - McHenrys newly established Ethics Commission unanimously dismissed allegations against Mayor Wayne Jett on Tuesday.The commission had met to consider a complaint filed by McHenry resident Christopher Schurrer.Schurrer alleged that Jett violated ethics ord (
12:46 AM  Moment ex-convict runs away from NYPD when they try to arrest him for water-bucket attack - Ex-convict Keith Ford, 28, sprinted away from NYPD officers when they tried to arrest him on Tuesday in the Bronx for launching a water-bucket attack on cops ... (
12:46 AM  Lawrence police ask for public's assistance in identifying man - Police are asking for the publics assistance in identifying a man that burglarized the Islamic Center last Tuesday morning. (
12:46 AM  Crystal Lake commission to discuss how to regulate cannabis businesses - With the statewide legalization of cannabis on the horizon, Crystal Lake officials are pondering how to move forward with managing its sale within the community.Under the state law, making the sale and recreational possession of cannabis legal for those 2 (
12:44 AM  Two pulled from ocean after plane crash near Half Moon Bay - No injuries ... (
12:44 AM  Wauconda man gets prison sentence for 2016 residential burglary - A judge on Tuesday sentenced a 51-year-old man to prison in connection with a 2016 residential burglary in which the man allegedly bit one of the Keeton, of the 400 block of Barrington Road, Wauconda, was sentenced to five years in prison after pleading g (
12:44 AM  VIDEO: Thieves steals black lab mix 8-week old puppy from Peggy Adams Rescue - The 8-week-old black lab mix has been missing since ... (
12:43 AM  Man arrested while trying to fix flat tires with gauze, Band-Aids - MISSION VIEJO, Calif. Southern California sheriff's deputies responding to a report of a suspicious man next to a parked SUV arrived to find him attempting an unusual (and ineffective) method to fix a flat tire. The man was attempting to patch two damage (
12:42 AM  Oliver: New school year stirs old dose of maternal instinct - My Facebook feed has been taken over by back-to-school photos.Frankly, its one of my favorite times of year. I get to see how all of these little ones become not so little until theyre ready to strike out on their own. Then again, come to think of it, it (