A Virginia Beach man went for a run the other morning and was joined by an unusual jogging partner … an emu. According to animal shelter supervisor Wayne Gilbert, his office received a number of calls after people saw the big bird running alongside the jogger. Turns out the emu, simply wandered away from its home. Animal control officers located the bird, which was returned to its owner.
Florida man, 33-year-old Charles Nelson apparently showed up at a linen service company in the middle of the night asking about a job. When an employee told him there weren’t any Nelson pulled a rusty knife on him. Employees at Florida’s Finest Linen Service called police, and Nelson was arrested a short time later on charges of aggravated assault and carrying a concealed weapon. A simple resume would have been sufficient.
Police say 43-year-old Stephanie Souza, of Warwick, was stopped while driving Cranston and a chemical test on her indicated she’d been driving under the influence. Well, they gave her husband a call to come and get her and HE got pulled over on the way there! Turns out that 44-year-old Michael Souza was originally pulled over for a motor vehicle violation but it turns out a chemical test done on him also indicated he too driving under the influence.