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Hospital worker, 33, is arrested for 'stealing a box of masks from work and shipping them to other people'

Wednesday  22:21,   01 april 2020

Otsego County Sheriff Richard Devlin, said Josie Wright, 33, was taken into custody for stealing masks (file image) and other medical supplies from Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown, NY.Otsego County Sheriff Richard Devlin, Jr said in a... >>>

WA Dentist Torched Boxes of PPE in Attempt to Destroy Office He Couldn’t Afford: Cops

Wednesday  21:35,   01 april 2020

A Washington dentist has been charged with arson after allegedly torching his office—containing badly needed protective medical gear—with lighter fluid after receiving word he was being evicted for not paying rent, prosecutors said. Mohammad “Matt”... >>>

Shooting that killed 2 happened in crowded mall parking lot

Wednesday  20:55,   01 april 2020

Against the advice of local, state, and national authorities concerned about the spread of the coronavirus, a crowd of people gathered in the parking lot of the Lakes Mall in Lauderdale Lakes Sunday night and when they dispersed Monday morning, a... >>>

Harris County Judge seeks to release 1,000 non violent inmates

Wednesday  20:36,   01 april 2020

Harris County Judge seeks to release 1,000 non violent inmatesIn a Tuesday afternoon news conference Hidalgo said they are non-violent inmates awaiting trial on felony charges, without prior convictions on violent... >>>

Family searching for woman last seen Monday night in NE Houston

Wednesday  20:36,   01 april 2020

Family searching for woman last seen Monday night in NE HoustonOfficials are asking for the public's help to find 36-year-old Natasha Williams. They say Williams left her family's home in the 10500 block of Bucknell Road in northeast Houston around... >>>

Rikers Island inmates starting disturbances, demanding cleaning supplies as coronavirus concerns grow, report says

Wednesday  20:35,   01 april 2020

Inmates crammed into New York City’s notorious Rikers Island jail complex reportedly have started disturbances and are mixing shampoo and water to clean down surfaces over concerns that officials aren’t doing enough to prevent a coronavirus outbreak >>>

On April Fool's, a Look at Coronavirus Pranksters Caught in the Law

Wednesday  19:56,   01 april 2020

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Right around the time the World Health Organization was declaring the novel coronavirus a full-blown pandemic, Cody Lee Pfister walked into a Walmart in Missouri and delivered his own public service announcement — of the twisted... >>>

KCPD: Shots fired into car, critically injuring child

Wednesday  18:51,   01 april 2020

Kansas City police are investigating after shots were fired into a car, critically injuring a child Tuesday night. Police said an officer working off duty in the area of Truman Road and Winchester Avenue reported seeing someone firing shots from a... >>>

Three people dead, one injured in shooting in Bethany, police say

Wednesday  18:51,   01 april 2020

Three people are dead and another person is injured in a shooting early Wednesday morning in Bethany, according to police officials. The shooting was reported just before 1 a.m. at the OnCue gas station at Northwest 39th Expressway and Rockwell... >>>

NC sheriff’s deputy dies after fight against COVID-19

Wednesday  18:21,   01 april 2020

NC sheriff’s deputy dies after fight against COVID-19According to the post, SRO Bud Phouang died. Phouang “fought hard against the unknowns of COVID... >>>

99-year-old among 10 charged for violating New Jersey ban on gatherings

Wednesday  18:06,   01 april 2020

A 99-year-old man was among those charged in a New Jersey town for violating the state’s ban on gatherings. It is the latest in a string of similar incidents in the town of Lakewood, where residents have been repeatedly cited for continuing to have... >>>

St. John to enforce curfew due to COVID-19

Wednesday  17:01,   01 april 2020

St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff Mike Tregre announced a parish-wide curfew would begin at 9 p.m. Wednesday and run nightly until 6 a.m. until further notice. The curfew is in conjunction with the stay-at-home order issued by Governor John Bel... >>>

Cumming mayor rescinds social distance order just hours after signing it

Wednesday  17:01,   01 april 2020

Mayor Troy Brumbalow of Cumming wrote Wednesday around 3 am that he would be rescinding the social distancing order that took effect at midnight. The mayor writing that, "while the intent of the order was to protect the public from the spread of... >>>

Marriott International reveals new data breach exposed up to 5.2 million guests

Wednesday  17:01,   01 april 2020

The personal information of at least 5.2 million Marriott guests could have been accessed by hackers for more than a month in the second major data breach to strike the company in less than two years. Marriott International in an alert posted to its >>>

5-year-old hit by stray bullet after 5 to 6 gunshots were fired

Wednesday  15:26,   01 april 2020

5-year-old hit by stray bullet after 5 to 6 gunshots were firedHouston police say it happened around 9 p.m. Tuesday in the 8500 block of Richmond Avenue near... >>>