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Egyptian Man Arrests Swan on Suspicion of Spying
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, Egypt, crazy, swan, arrest, spy, suspicion, funny )

Giana
- 470 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
An Egyptian man has performed a citizen's arrest on a swan, taking it to police on suspicion of being a spy.
California Teens Accused of Drugging Parents to Get Around Internet Curfew
Offbeat  (tags: California, teenagers, rules, discipline, rebellion, Internet access, drugging parents, milkshakes, police, arrest, conspiracy )

LucyKalei
- 712 days ago - guardian.co.uk
When results of $5 drug test kit came up positive, the parents took their daughter to the police. While it is good for teenagers to express their individuality, drugging one's parents "would not be a healthy level of rebellion"-Sacramento child therapist
Police: Bible Bracelet Leads to Robbery Arrest (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: bible, bracelet, old couple, beaten, arrest, bitter sweet, video )

Barb
- 762 days ago - aol.com
:Police say a bracelet bearing a citation for a Bible verse helped lead to a robbery arrest.
Kitten Killer Violently Murders Boyfriend
Offbeat  (tags: serial killer, kitten killer, abuser, murderer, link, arrest )

Simone
- 924 days ago - globalanimal.org
Luka Rocco Magnotta was arrested today for the murder and dismemberment of Jin Lin, a university student, in Montreal. Gross animal abuse was an indicator that Magnotta had serious violent tendencies. Magnotta was accused of serial kitten killing and post
Arrests Made in US Rhino Horn Smuggling Ring
Offbeat  (tags: animals, U.S, Canada, world, animals, rhinos, poaching, arrest, government, protection, off-beat, americans )

Raymond
- 1026 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The arrests come after an 18-month-long investigation, the US Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) told the BBC. Rhinos are an endangered species, but their horns are smuggled for buyers who believe they cure cancer.
US Homeless Man With Velvety Voice Becomes Star
Offbeat  (tags: homeless, Cleveland, usa, overnight sensation, velvety voice, NBC, drugs, alcohol, arrest, thefts, second chance )

Naoko
- 1440 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
CLEVELAND(AP - A homeless man whose deep, velvety voice and touching story prompted an outpouring sympathy and job offers from across the country, has become an overnight sensation.
Central African Rep Clamps Down on Poachers
Offbeat  (tags: operation, specieal police forces, africa, arrest, wildlife smuggler, poachers )

Simone
- 1466 days ago - afrol.com
- An operation by special police forces earlier this week in the Central African Republic led to the arrest of a key wildlife smuggler and seizure of elephant tusks and cat skins.
Animal Activist Jailed for Accepting Facebook Friend Request
Offbeat  (tags: animals, activists, Facebook, arrest )

Cher
- 1566 days ago - animals.change.org
Mike Roselle and Rod Coronado have known each other for awhile, but it was their Facebook friendship that landed Coronado back in jail
Facebook Blocked : One Held for Cartoons on Hasina, Khaleda
Offbeat  (tags: arrest, Facebook, cartoons, caricatures, Khaleda Zia, Sheikh Hasina )

Naoko
- 1661 days ago - nation.ittefaq.com
Facebook, a social network, has been blocked in the country for a brief of period while a drive RAB arrested a man on charge of publishing caricatures of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and Opposition leader and BNP chairperson Begum Khaleda Zia on the net
Pa. State Police Made Record DUI Arrest 16,900 Last Year,
Offbeat  (tags: state patrol, dui, record, arrest )

Lone
- 1680 days ago - post-gazette.com
Pennsylvania State Police reported today that they made a record 16,900 drunken driving arrests last year, their eighth consecutive record-breaking year for DUI busts.
What Was She Doing With My Daughter in Kiambu?
Offbeat  (tags: kidnapping, two-year old girl, kindness, Malindi, Kenya, parents, Kiambu, stranger, arrest )

Naoko
- 1736 days ago - standardmedia.co.ke
What started as an act of kindness turned into a nightmare that will live in the memory of a Malindi family. Parents of twoyear old girl, Rumasia Abdalla, were in tears and excitement on Monday as they recovered from a weeklong ordeal of her kidnap and
Woman in Bust Hid Nearly $26,000 in Bra
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, police, woman, money, bra, fraud, arrest, investigation )

Lady
- 1738 days ago - denverpost.com
SPOKANE, Wash.--A fraud bust, indeed: Spokane County sheriff's deputies said a woman was hiding nearly $26,000 in her bra when she was booked into jail for investigation of theft. Lukeisha A. Harris was one of three Seattle-area residents arrested Friday
Man Charged With Murder of Bundaberg Schoolgirl Trinity Bates
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, humans, police, arrest, girls murder )

Lady
- 1756 days ago - news.com.au
POLICE have charged a 20-year-old Bundaberg man with the murder of eight-year-old Trinity Bates, whose body was found in a drain and whose death has rattled the city.The 20-year-old is in police custody and will appear in the Bundaberg Magistrates Court
Police Follow Snow Prints to Make Arson Arrest
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, police, arson, snow pritns, arrest )

Lady
- 1756 days ago - chron.com
NEW CASTLE, Pa. -- Police investigating a mobile home fire say they followed tracks in the snow to a car belonging to a man who used to live there.Authorities believe heavy snows kept 33-year-old Robert Lee Armstrong from driving away after setting fire.
Idaho Panel Backs CdA Tribe Policing Bill
Offbeat  (tags: Tribal Sheriff, law, nontribal, arrest, state courts )

Lone
- 1770 days ago - spokesman.com
BOISE - Controversial legislation proposed by the Coeur d'Alene Tribe on state-tribal law enforcement won a unanimous vote in committee Tuesday, clearing a key first hurdle.
 

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