Published: January 19, 2012 | News Blog | 1074 Clicks
Police say a man tried to rob a western Pennsylvania gambling parlor by threatening to spread a staph infection.
Police say 41-year-old Fred Parker, walked into Lucky's Internet Cafe in Sharon on Monday night and began touching the walls and gambling machines, claiming he has MRSA - a serious staph infection that resists antibiotics.
Parker was arraigned by District Judge Dennis M. Songer, Sharon, and taken to Mercer County Jail after failing to post bond.
A woman in California called police to report that an intruder broke into her home and added pornography to her computer.
Detroit, Michigan, authorities arrested Jack White, frontman of the group White Stripes, in December 2003 for aggravated assault. According to official reports, the 28-year-old singer allegedly beat a fellow rocker at a local nightspot.