Freak News for Thursday 11/24

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Baby almost on board – Police said a couple were traveling on Interstate 290 on their way to their hospital when they experienced a tire blowout! Luckily, an ambulance and a Transportation Department crew responded to the scene and fixed the tire in time for the couple to make it to the hospital before their baby was born!

Funny, this doesn’t look like you – William Kyle Campbell, 18, was taken into custody after the sheriff’s office received reports of suspicious men on bicycles.  Campbell allegedly dropped a GPS device and a pair of gloves when confronted by deputies.  Campbell was also found to be carrying two flashlights, a wallet, a ring, a woman’s earring, two necklaces, sunglasses, a large number of coins and an MP3 player he claimed belonged to his sister.  The funny thing is that one deputy discovered another deputy’s family photo on the MP3 player and the deputy’s sister-in-law said it had been stolen from her car, investigators said Campbell was arrested.

What NOT to wear on a night on the town – Suffolk County police arrested 23-year-old Kevin Daly because he crashed into an officer’s vehicle. The officer was treated for minor injuries and Daly was awarded a DUI.  The best part was, in his mugshot provided by police he has on a very special t-shirt that reads: “I’m not an alcoholic / I’m a drunk / Alcoholics go to meetings.”  He was ordered held on $10,000 bail at his arraignment and was issued several traffic summonses.

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