Published: January 19, 2012 | News Blog | 1037 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 Family complained that a policeman broke wind in their London home during a drug raid and failed to apologize.
Minnesota authorities charged former Twins outfield Kirby Puckett with sexual assault and false imprisonment in October 2002. The 43-year-old Baseball Hall of Famer allegedly pulled a woman into the bathroom of a local restaurant and groped her.