Tag Archives: ARRESTED

Guess who? 50-year-old woman arrested over Australia’s strawberry tampering scare

Police in Australia have arrested a woman in the state of Queensland as part of their investigation into a food contamination crisis that has left the nation’s fruit-lovers in a panic since September. Queensland Police Service said the 50-year-old woman was arrested on Sunday afternoon “following a complex… and extensive investigation,” which was spearheaded by the force and involved “multiple ...

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Russian tycoon Rybolovlev arrested for corrupting Monaco officials in billion-dollar art case

Fertilizer and football magnate Dmitry Rybolovlev has been detained for using money and favors to secure backing from Monaco officials in his bitter high-stakes battle against his former art dealer. Plice searched the $ 300 million Cote d’Azur penthouse that belongs to Rybolovlev on Tuesday morning, according to Le Monde. The businessman, whose fortune is estimated at $ 6.8 billion ...

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6 ‘ultra-right’ arrested over plans to attack Macron

Six people, suspected of plotting a “violent action” plan against Emmanuel Macron, have been arrested, French media reported, adding that the men are allegedly members of the ultra-right. The operation was conducted by the General Directorate for Internal Security, a French intelligence service which is charged with counter-espionage and counter-terrorism.  The men, allegedly members of the ultra-right, were arrested in ...

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Migrants who throw rocks will be arrested, not shot – Trump

Published time: 2 Nov, 2018 18:53 Walking back his previous comments, US President Donald Trump said that illegal migrants who attack the US military with rocks will not be fired upon, but will be detained. Trump told reporters on Friday that all of his border enforcement actions are in compliance with existing US laws. He has vowed not to allow ...

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Where there’s smoke, there’s pee?: 12yo arrested for urinating on outlet, starting school fire

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested for attempting to start a fire by urinating in an electrical outlet at school in a truly bizarre first for local investigators. The unnamed boy managed to start a small blaze, thankfully contained within the wall socket, by peeing on the electric outlet last Friday at the Sunnyside Intermediate School in Lafayette, Indiana. In ...

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Stars & streaks: Drunken Navy sailor arrested for nude run through amusement park (VIDEOS)

A US Navy sailor assigned to the USS George HW Bush aircraft carrier took shore leave to the extreme with an alcohol and drug-fuelled naked run through the parking lot of a popular amusement park. Adrian Gilbert Cardenas, 21, was caught on camera in his birthday suit attempting to bum a ride off unsuspecting guests at the Busch Gardens amusement ...

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Couple arrested with baby pram full of body parts may have killed 20 people

Police in Mexico are investigating whether a couple arrested over body parts found in a baby’s pram may have been responsible for up to 20 murders. The duo identified only as Juan Carlos and Patricia ‘N’ were arrested on October 4 at a house in Ecatepec, Mexico, after a police investigation into a number of missing women highlighted them as ...

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Obstruction of justice? 300 anti-Kavanaugh protesters arrested in Washington (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Hundreds of protesters, including prominent #MeToo celebrity figures Amy Schumer and Emily Ratajkowski, have been arrested in Washington DC during another protest against Judge Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court. READ MORE: Grassroots outrage? Soros-funded activists behind anti-Kavanaugh campaign Thousands of women took to the streets of the US capital in a last-ditch effort to appeal to senators to ...

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Democrat House staffer arrested for doxxing 3 Republican senators during Kavanaugh hearing

A Democrat congressional staffer has been arrested and charged with publishing the personal information of three GOP senators. The arrest vindicates Rep. Maxine Waters, but may be bad news for her colleague Sheila Jackson Lee. Jackson A. Cosko, 27, was named by the Capitol Police on Wednesday as the suspect behind the Wikipedia edits to pages of Senators Lindsey Graham ...

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Notorious French gangster arrested months after daring helicopter jailbreak

Three months after a spectacular prison break, Redoine Faid, the most wanted gangster in France and notorious for his escapes of a blockbuster genre, has been arrested by the authorities in his hometown, local media report. Following his spectacular escape from Reau prison near Paris in July with the help of a helicopter, Faid had been on the run for ...

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