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Crime tip: Don’t call 911 while planning your cunning crime

Through an open phone line, an Onondaga County 911 dispatcher listened as three suspects allegedly planned another crime. One of the suspects had inadvertently pocket-dialed 911 and the dispatcher was able to relay their scheme to investigators…

(Police) were already en route to investigate a report of a suspicious person…when the 911 dispatcher picked up the cell phone call. When officers passed by their location in Clay, the dispatcher even heard them say, “there go the cops now.”

More with video of the three criminal masterminds via  NewsChannel 9 WSYR.

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May 5, 2011 Posted by | Dumb Crook | Comments Off on Crime tip: Don’t call 911 while planning your cunning crime

Ripped off in your drug buy? Probably best not to call the cops.

Upset that his cocaine dealer had given him the wrong change, a South Carolina man called police to complain about the unsatisfactory transaction and, of course, was promptly arrested.

More via The Smoking Gun.

May 5, 2011 Posted by | Uncategorized | Comments Off on Ripped off in your drug buy? Probably best not to call the cops.

Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar

…unless it is 268ft 4in long like the one rolled by long time Cuban cigar roller Jose Castelar Cairo. There’s a picture of both the cigar and the man at the link.

via The Sun |News

May 5, 2011 Posted by | Big stink, cool people, cool stuff | Comments Off on Sometimes a cigar is just a cigar