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This Jan. 4, 2020 booking photo made available by the Volusia County, Fla., Corrections, shows Joanne Mercade, who is accused of battery after authorities say she threw a bucket of human feces at her landlord in Osteen, Fla. She is charged with battery on a person over the age of 65. (Volusia County Corrections via AP)
Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 1:08 pm
OSTEEN, Fla. (AP) — A Florida woman tossed a bucket of human feces at her landlord and somehow ended up with dried excrement smeared all over her own face, authorities said. Joanne Mercader, 59, initially told deputies that her landlord first assaulted her with excrement, according to an arrest...
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Associated Press
January 07, 2020 - 10:29 am
LANCASTER, Ky. (AP) — Authorities in Kentucky say they've arrested a man who wanted to go to jail to support his jailed girlfriend. Raymond Pace, 47, was charged with offenses including possession of methamphetamine, heroin and drug paraphernalia, news outlets report. Pace called authorities...
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Rosanna Arquette poses for a portrait Friday, Jan. 3, 2020, in New York. Arquette, one of Harvey Weinstein's accusers, has made plans to be there when Weinstein's sexual misconduct trial starts next week, to lend support to the women who have accused Weinstein of sexual assault and plan to testify against him. “I feel very protective. I want this to be OK,” Arquette said in an interview. “I think either way, whatever happens, it's still going to be hard for the people that came forward, in terms of retaliation. He's all about that.” (Photo by Matt Licari/Invision/AP)
Associated Press
January 04, 2020 - 12:51 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Rose McGowan doesn't plan be in the courtroom when Harvey Weinstein's criminal trial starts next week: One of Weinstein's most prominent accusers, McGowan says the trauma the fallen Hollywood mogul caused her is so great she couldn't bear the pain of it. But Rosanna Arquette,...
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Tracy Milanovich
This photo released Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, by the Somerset Police Department shows Tracy Milanovich, owner of Tracy's Psychic Palm Reader, of Somerset, Mass. (Somerset Police Department via AP)
Associated Press
January 03, 2020 - 9:56 am
Tracy Milanovich is charged with obtaining property by trick, along with larceny and witness intimidation.
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Undercover Arrest
Photo: Sterling Heights Police
WWJ News
January 02, 2020 - 6:02 pm
The arrest was captured on dash camera.
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Carlos Ghosn
(AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File)
Associated Press
December 30, 2019 - 6:18 pm
Ghosn is awaiting trial in Japan on charges of financial misconduct.
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JCPenney Suspects
Photo: Troy Police
WWJ News
December 30, 2019 - 3:42 pm
The suspects are facing multiple charges.
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FILE- In this Jan. 31, 2017, file photo, cars travel one of the roads leading to Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Walt Disney World employees who portray Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck each filed police reports this month, Dec. 2019, claiming they were inappropriately touched by tourists. The woman inside the Mickey Mouse costume went to the hospital with neck injuries caused by a grandmother patting the character's head, while the employees wearing the Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck costumes were groped by tourists, according to Orange County Sheriff's Office reports.(AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
Associated Press
December 27, 2019 - 9:47 am
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Walt Disney World employees who portray Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Donald Duck each filed police reports this month claiming they were inappropriately touched by tourists. The woman inside the Mickey Mouse costume went to the hospital with neck injuries caused by a...
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Sam Seferi works in front of a broken glass window at Lafayette Coney Island in Detroit on Friday, Aug. 30, 2019. The window was smashed out by a patron during an altercation. (photo: © Ann Zaniewski, Detroit Free Press via Imagn Content Services, LLC)
WWJ News
December 25, 2019 - 9:15 pm
These restaurants, it seems, have become increasingly infamous in connection with crime.
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Larry Nassar AP
In this Feb. 5, 2018, file photo, Larry Nassar listens during his sentencing at Eaton County Circuit Court in Charlotte, Mich. (Cory Morse/The Grand Rapids Press via AP, File)
Associated Press
December 25, 2019 - 1:55 pm
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's attorney general on Wednesday said her communications director's statement announcing the suspension of a nearly two-year criminal investigation into Michigan State University's handling of complaints against serial sexual abuser Larry Nassar was “inadvertently...
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