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Alleged Robber Foiled By Own Pants

Reuters | Posted 11.12.2013 | Weird News

By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - A robber who was running away with his hands full of loot from a Florida church was caug...

Florida Man Sues Police Over Jailhouse Beating

Spencer Aronfeld | Posted 11.10.2013 | Crime
Spencer Aronfeld

This week an appellate court upheld a jury verdict in the trial of a Florida man who sued the City of Boynton Beach after he was violently attacked by City police officers while in their custody following his arrest for DUI.

FLORIDA KEYED! Jilted Ex-Wife Scratches Dirty Word Into Car

Posted 09.03.2013 | Weird News

Sounds like my ex. That's what a Florida man told police when he discovered the word "bitch" scratched into the paint of his car, along with severa...

Rotating Masturbator Nabbed Outside Convenience Store: Cops

Posted 08.27.2013 | Weird News

This isn't your typical meat spin. John Earl Eutzy, 37, is accused of taking himself for a spin outside a convenience store in Fort Walton Beach, ...

Man Caught Having Sex In Car - With Stepdaughter

Posted 08.27.2013 | Weird News

A Florida man busted with drugs was also caught having sex in his car with his stepdaughter, police say. Barry Thompson, 53, was arrested Sunday af...

Florida Teacher Arrested Over Facebook Messages

Posted 08.23.2013 | Miami

Four days into the new school year and a South Florida teacher has already been arrested for inappropriate behavior. Stevie Glasspool, 31, of Boca ...

David Lohr

Missing Florida Woman's Car Found At Pensacola Beach (PHOTOS)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 08.21.2013 | Crime

A missing Florida woman's car was found abandoned near Fort Pickens on Tuesday, nine days after the woman failed to return to her Pensacola home from ...

One-Legged Naked Man Dies In Neighborhood Rampage

Posted 08.21.2013 | Weird News

A naked man with one leg died Monday after he tried to break into several homes by throwing objects into windows. Norbert Chabannes, 55, who has a ...

DUI Suspect 'Wanted To Taste' Officer, Ocean

Posted 09.18.2014 | Weird News

She didn't get to taste the ocean, but she got a taste of life behind bars. Leyla Denise Aykin is accused of driving under the influence after an o...

Cop Allegedly Makes Arrestee 'Punch Him In The Nuts'

Posted 08.19.2013 | Weird News

A Lauderhill, Fla. cop allegedly not only groped two female DUI suspects, but also asked one to punch him in the "nuts" because it "turned him on." ...

Dad Stabbed Daughter With Sword: Police

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 08.12.2013 | Weird News

In the Dark Ages, it may have been perfectly acceptable to punish your child with a sword. In modern-day Florida, it turns out that's quite illegal. ...

LOOK: Heartless Thief Stuffs Puppies Down His Pants

Posted 08.12.2013 | Crime

A thief was caught on security cameras stuffing puppies down his pants -- right in front of customers at a pet shop. Police are searching for the s...

Top 10 Rejected Florida License Plates

Posted 08.10.2013 | Weird News

Florida is weird. So it's only fitting that the state's vanity license plates reflect the people that give HuffPost Weird News all its great storie...

Woman Called 911 To Gripe About Ticket: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 08.07.2013 | Weird News

When Freda Johnson got a ticket for not wearing a seatbelt, she was mad and wanted the authorities to know it. Problem is, she let them know by cal...

Man Murdered In Front Of Hundreds At Youth Football Game

Posted 08.05.2013 | Crime

A Florida man was shot to death as hundreds of people attending a youth football event looked on. Two gunmen opened fire at the Dream Center in Bra...

Couple Breaks Into High School To Have Sex, Satisfy 'Beer Munchies': Cops

Posted 08.01.2013 | Weird News

At least they HAD sex in high school. Two teen Floridian lovebirds are accused of breaking into a high school in Daytona Beach, Fla. to have sex, ...

Man Allegedly Pees On X-Ray, Cop

Posted 07.30.2013 | Weird News

The quickest way to piss off a cop may be pissing on one. Police in Gainesville, Fla., say a man arrested for driving without a license wound up p...

Man Accused Of Luring Children Into His Car

Posted 07.23.2013 | Crime

In Groveland, Fla., a man is accused of luring a 9-year-old boy into his car, taking him to his house in nearby Leesburg and then returning the boy to...

Man Attacks Roommate With Machete For Changing Radio: Cops

Posted 07.22.2013 | Weird News

If you assault your roommate because he changed the radio station, eventually you'll have to face the music. Police say Josue Rodriguez, 40, attac...

Woman Tries To Run Over Ex, Crashes Into Tree: Cops

Posted 07.19.2013 | Weird News

Strike tree, she's out! Police say Veronica Doctor, 45, was attempting to run over her ex-boyfriend with her car -- but she crashed into a tree ins...

Man Allegedly Chokes Teen Driver Who Gave Him The Finger

Posted 07.18.2013 | Weird News

A Florida man has been charged with child abuse and battery after allegedly choking a teenage driver who gave him the middle finger. Edward L. Lepo...

WATCH: Man Robs Store After Applying For Job

Posted 07.13.2013 | Weird News

One Florida job applicant found a bold new way to stand out from the competition. Police say Anthony Thomas, 33, filled out a job application at a ...

Woman Allegedly Cuts Mother's Eyes Out

Posted 07.11.2013 | Crime

A Florida woman has been accused of ripping her mother's eyes out during a vicious attack. Ferna Quesner, 34, allegedly told police she did it beca...

Convicted Rapist Masturbates In Public, Gives HEINOUS Excuse: Cops

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 07.10.2013 | Crime

A sexual predator allegedly masturbated in front of beachgoers on Monday, then told police his pants fell down. Romount Knowell -- who was convicte...

Robber Falls Asleep On Victim's Couch: Cops

Posted 07.09.2013 | Crime

Police say they caught a robber in Lady Lake, Fla., taking jewelry and a nap. Domonique Pinkard, 21, was allegedly asleep on the couch of a reside...