Man with terrifying tattoo face arrested in Craigslist prostitution sting


In Parkersburg, West Virginia, police arrested six women and two men after a round of several prostitution stings. And one of the men could go as Darth Maul for Halloween on the cheap.

The Charleston Daily Mail reported that cops were using accounts on Backpage.com and Craigslist to bust the sex solicitors. “It’s not an open-air prostitution issue. This is more of a behind-the-scenes, in the shadows kind of illicit activity that we weren’t necessarily aware of,” said police chief Joseph Martin. “We use this as a tool to try to uncover other crimes and other criminal activity that’s going on in or around Parkersburg.”

As a result, 45-year-old David William Ramage, aka frontrunner for the 2015 Mugshot That Made You Mess Your Drawers award, is facing a charge related to aiding in prostitution. As are several others in the Dark Lord of the Sith’s supposed harem, according to the WV Gazette:

Ashley Nicole Davis, 27, of Parkersburg
Angela D. Duelley, 26, of Parkersburg
Tiona Marie Rowe, 22, of Bluefield
Brittany D. Carlton, 27, of Parkersburg
Angela L. Smith, 30, of Parkersburg
Lorrae Anne Church, 38, of Parkersburg
Wayne A. McCallister, 27, of Raeford, North Carolina

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Lance Supersad: Out Of Addiction, Leading Others To Recovery


At a recovery support group in Bridgeport, Connecticut, Lance Supersad and Paul Elliott are seated across from each other. Supersad, 20, leans forward, listening intently as Elliott tells him about his history of addiction — how it started in reaction to a breakup and cost Elliott his job as a security guard.

Supersad nods. It’s a familiar story to him.

“So if you don’t mind me asking, what drugs were you on?” Supersad asks. Elliott tells him: cocaine and prescription pills.

“Same here,” says Supersad. Elliott’s been clean for eight months; Supersad’s been clean for just under two years.

“It sounds crazy ’cause you’re older than me, but I’m proud of you,” Supersad says. “One time I actually came to somebody and talked about recovery, and they laughed at me, you know what I mean?”

No one’s laughing at Supersad now. He’s one of Connecticut’s young recovery coaches: he goes to support groups, speaks at high schools and spends time on the phone with other people recovering from

... read more at: http://wshu.org/post/lance-supersad-out-addiction-leading-others-recovery

Donald Trump supporter arrested for voter fraud, mugshot released, full details revealed


The #2016 Election has proven to be the most controversial in recent history. With only 10 days remaining until Election Day, new stories are breaking on an almost daily basis.

Trump fan busted

Over the last three weeks, the #Donald Trump campaign have watched their poll numbers sink as multiple allegations of sexual assault have been directed at the Republican nominee. Trump continues to deny any wrongdoing, despite the 12th woman coming forward with her own story this week. As part of his defense, Trump has pushed the debunked conspiracy theory of a “rigged election,” accusing the media of working in secret with #Hillary Clinton in an attempt to sabotage his campaign. The former host of “The Apprentice” has made it part of his campaign routine to warn his supporters of potential wide spread voter fraud, despite no credible evidence backing up the talking-point. A recent report in The Washington Post showed that out of over one billion examples, only 31 incidents of voter fraud were found dating back to 2000. Despite this, The Hill reported on October 28 that there has been an arrest made for voter fraud in 2016,

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Feds charge Tennessee fugitive arrested in Royal Oak in connection to Woodhaven bank robbery


A Tennessee fugitive who was arrested in early September during the Arts, Beats and Eats festival in Royal Oak is now charged federally with a bank robbery in Woodhaven.

Timothy England, 37, was arrested Friday, Sept. 2, in Royal Oak, during the popular festival, which tallied record attendance this year. England is charged in that arrest with assault on a police officer, possession of narcotics, possession of a stolen vehicle and possession of a stolen credit card.

Investigators say England was shooting up on drugs before fleeing from police and attempting to stab an officer with a syringe.

In early October, a criminal complaint was filed against England accusing him in a bank robbery Sept. 1 at the Comerica Bank in Woodhaven — an incident he was already a person of interest in.

The complaint stated that when Royal Oak police searched the car that England was spotted in prior to his arrest, investigators found a suspected bank robbery note that stated:

• “Give me your $100, $50, $20.”

• “No die packs, no bait money.”

• “No tracking devices.”

• “I have a pistol in front pocket.”

The complaint also stated photos of England taken by the Royal Oak Police Department matched surveillance video that depicted the suspect

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Wicker Park Man Arrested For Fourth Time In Less Than 18 Months: Police


 Andrew Fisher, 27, has been arrested several times in recent years. He was arrested on Oct. 22 and faces armed robbery attempt charges, police said.

Andrew Fisher, 27, has been arrested several times in recent years. He was arrested on Oct. 22 and faces armed robbery attempt charges, police said.
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WICKER PARK — A man was arrested for the fourth time in less than 18 months near his Wicker Park home after the victim of an armed robbery attempt identified him as the person who’d tried to rob him, police said.

Andrew Fisher, 27, of the 1500 block of North Leavitt Street, was arrested at 2 p.m. last Saturday on the same block where he resides, according to the Chicago Police Office of News Affairs.

Fisher was arrested after being identified as the person who approached a 46-year-old man and announced a robbery while implying he had a handgun, police said.

Fisher was charged with one felony count of attempted robbery/aggravated robbery and for indicating he was armed with a

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D.J. Stephens Arrested: Latest Details, Mugshot, Comments and Reaction


Former University of Memphis and Milwaukee Bucks basketball player D.J. Stephens was arrested Wednesday night after he allegedly attacked his child’s mother, according to Yolanda Jones of the Commercial Appeal.

Jones noted Stephens was charged with domestic aggravated assault. 

Fox 13 in Memphis, Tennessee, shared his mugshot:

Jones cited the arrest affidavit and noted the incident occurred Monday evening. According to the woman, Stephens grabbed and pushed her during an argument and ultimately threw her on the ground multiple times.

She said Stephens fled on foot after she hit her head on the pavement.

According to Jones, Stephens is in jail with no set bond. He will appear in court Friday for a video arraignment.

Stephens played for the Memphis Grizzlies during the preseason but didn’t make the final roster. He appeared in three games for the Milwaukee Bucks in 2013-14 as his only regular-season action at the NBA level after playing at the University of Memphis from 2009 to 2013.

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Texas assault suspect’s mugshot goes viral


LUBBOCK, Texas – Texas police arrested a man they say beat his pregnant girlfriend because he didn’t believe the unborn child was his.

A grand jury indicted Jacob Pauda, 30, on charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, KCBD-TV reports.

According to police reports, Pauda’s girlfriend first asked him if he’d been using cocaine. He then reportedly accused his girlfriend of cheating on him. When she denied the accusation, police say Pauda begin his attack.

Police reports obtained by KCBD-TV say Pauda first punched the victim in the face repeatedly before grabbing a large butcher knife. Police say Pauda then threw his girlfriend to the ground by her hair and kicked her multiple times.

After he stopped the attack, police reports say Pauda grabbed his two sons from another room in the house and fled the scene. The victim then called for help and was treated for her injuries.

Police arrested Pauda a short time later. According to court records, he had been in jail just seven days earlier on deadly conduct and theft charges. Now, he’s being held on a $100,000 bond.

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31 years later, National Geographic’s iconic “Afghan Girl” is arrested for getting a fake ID


The Afghan refugee whose portrait became one of National Geographic’s most iconic covers has been arrested in Pakistan for obtaining a fake ID.

Sharbat Gula has been under investigation by Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency since February 2015, when she and two men she claimed were her sons were found to have obtained Pakistan’s national ID cards. Gula supplied false documents and information to the country’s National Database Registration Authority (NADRA), using the name Sharbat Bibi, The Guardian reported. Her arrest comes after a two-year probe, and authorities are still trying to hunt down the three officials who issued those ID cards in April 2014. If convicted, Gula could face a $5,000 fine and up to 14 years in prison.

Gula’s haunting green eyes captured the world’s attention in 1985, when her photo was taken by world-famous photographer Steve McCurry in a refugee camp in Pakistan and published on the cover of National Geographic. Hers became the face that defined conflicts in Afghanistan during Soviet Occupation of the 1980s. Years later, McCurry joined a National Geographic film crew to track Gula down; they found her in 2002 in a remote Afghan village, where she lived with her family, and McCurry shot

... read more at: http://qz.com/819840/national-geographics-iconic-afghan-girl-is-arrested-for-getting-a-fake-id-31-years-later/

Two Men Arrested After Topeka Liquor Store Robbery


TOPEKA (WIBW) – Topeka Police arrested two men Friday night, jailed on charges they robbed a local liquor just before 4:00 Friday afternoon.

Officials were called just before 4:00 p.m. to the El Rodeo liquor store in the 1700 block of SE 6th. Police told 13 News that the men entered the store armed with a firearm, demanded money, and took liquor, then ran away

One of them dropped a piece of clothing as they were fleeing from the store.

Investigative work by TPD’s Field Operations and CID detectives led them to 20-year old Pierce Ragsdale, and 35-year old Victor Banuelos. They were both booked into the Shawnee County Corrections Department on charges related to the robbery.

No injuries were reported. It’s not reported whether the suspects got away with any money.

If you have any information on this incident, call Crime Stoppers at 234-0007. Even though the two suspects are behind bars, the incident is still being investigated this weekend, to complete reports on the case.

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Man Arrested Over “Meth” That Was Actually Krispy Kreme Glaze Files $15K Lawsuit


Do you remember the guy who was arrested for having what police thought was methamphetamine in his car, when really, it was just the flaky remains of a Krispy Kreme doughnut he’d chowed down on earlier? Of course you do, because meth and doughnuts. He said a few months back he was planning to sue over the incident, and now he’s doing exactly that.

The Florida man filed a lawsuit against the city of Orlando and Safariland, the company that produces the drug kits police used to test the mysterious substance at the scene, the Orlando Sentinel reports, seeking damages in excess of $15,000.

It all started last December when the man was pulled over for speeding, and failed to come to a full stop, the police report notes. The officer noticed a “rock like substance” on the floor near his feet, and asked if she could search the vehicle.

She tested the substance twice using a roadside drug kid produced by Safariland, and both times the test indicated meth, police said.

The man was arrested on drug-possession charges and spent about 10 hours in jail before he bonded out. Later tests by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement

... read more at: https://consumerist.com/2016/10/24/man-arrested-over-meth-that-was-actually-krispy-kreme-glaze-files-15k-lawsuit/