Inside the gold-coated home of Italy’s feared Casamonica mafia

Police photographs in Italy show the gaudy home of a member of a feared mafia crime family complete with pink marble and gold-painted furniture. Military cops arrested 31 members of the Casamonica gang in a series of raids across the country on Tuesday. Pictures released by the military police – known as the carabinieri – show officers searching a mansion decorated in garish gold complete with a tacky-looking porcelain leopard statue. Around 250 officers took part in the huge

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Cuffed fugitives smile with officers after chase

These fugitives might have been a little too happy when their time on the lam came to an end. Two suspects wanted on multiple felony charges in Florida posed for a photo with deputies from the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office after a car chase as a police helicopter trailed them last Thursday, according to a post on the department’s Facebook page. “We’re getting a photo with you guys, just so you know,” one deputy told suspects Matthew White and Amber Taynor.

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‘Dr. BumBum’ on the run after patient dies during botched butt enlargement

A Brazilian celebrity plastic surgeon nicknamed “Dr. BumBum” is on the run after being accused of killing a patient during a botched procedure to enlarge her rear end. Lilian Calixto became sick during the procedure at the Rio de Janeiro home of Dr. Denis Furtado on Saturday night. He took her to the Hospital Barra D’Or, but the 46-year-old married mom died early Sunday, police said, according to the BBC. A judge issued a warrant for the arrest of the 45-year-old

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Man gets 30 years in prison after too many DUIs

An Idaho man was sentenced to 30 years in prison on Tuesday after being convicted of his sixth DUI, authorities said. Roy Rico, 38, of Caldwell, will be eligible for parole in six years, according to the Canyon County prosecutor’s office, which had initially sought a life sentence with the possibility of parole after 10 years, the Idaho Statesman reports. Rico was arrested in November after blowing past a stop sign and nearly smashing into another car. Police said he reeked of alcohol

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Cardinals tight end arrested in scuffle over bathroom: police

An Arizona Cardinals tight end was arrested after a scuffle at a hotel where he asked to use the bathroom and was denied, police said. Ricky Seals-Jones, 23, initially asked permission early Saturday morning to use the facilities at the W Hotel in Scottsdale, but was told by hotel employees that restrooms were for guests only, according to a police report obtained by the Arizona Republic. Undeterred, Seals-Jones then walked toward the entrance of a sushi restaurant connected to the hotel,

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Suspected serial rapist is an illegal immigrant who drove for Lyft

SAN FRANCISCO — Ride-sharing company Lyft said Tuesday that it’s investigating how a former driver now charged in a series of rapes passed a background check even though federal immigration officials say the suspect was living in the country illegally. The San Francisco district attorney’s office charged Orlando Vilchez Lazo, 36, with raping four women while posing as a ride-share driver in San Francisco. More On: rape Mom accused of letting men rape her 2-year-old

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‘Spider-Man’ allegedly pulled off over 40 high-rise robberies

A man has faced court today for allegedly scaling dozens of high-rise buildings in Queensland, Australia and slipping through unlocked balcony doors. The 32-year-old man was arrested over the weekend after police investigated more than 40 burglaries over the past two months. The man allegedly scaled a bunch of high-rise complexes in the Gold Coast, a picturesque city on Australia’s east coast, and used unlocked balcony doors to easily grab things at night. It’s believed he

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Three hurt by gunfire on Brooklyn street

Surveillance video shows the moment two gunmen opened fire on a Brooklyn street, wounding three people. The footage, released by cops Monday night, shows the two suspects walking on Herkimer Street near Brooklyn Avenue in Bed-Stuy at about 12:50 a.m. July 5. The suspects turn, aim handguns at a group of people across the street and unleash a barrage of bullets, the video shows. A 19-year-old woman was shot in her right knee, a 21-year-old man in his left thigh and a 27-year-old man in

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Stalker contacted ex-girlfriend 200 times per day: cops

A Florida man threatened to kill his ex-girlfriend’s family and aggressively stalked her by contacting her at least 200 times a day, police said. Michael Taylor Debaun, 25, of Riverview, was arrested Monday on a warrant for aggravated stalking after he allegedly managed to contact his ex-girlfriend of three years via phone, text message or Facebook despite her changing her number and blocking him on the social media platform, the Gainesville Sun reports. Police in High Springs said the

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Man accused of killing abusive dad considering plea deal

The Brooklyn man accused of killing his abusive dad is mulling a plea deal, it was revealed in court Monday. see also Teen endured hours of abuse before he stabbed dad: lawyer A Brooklyn teen and his younger sister endured hours of… Hassan Razzaq faces murder charges for the fatal stabbing of his father, Mohammed Razzaq, in July 2015 as the dad napped on the family’s couch in Kensington. The 22-year-old suspect’s family initially rallied behind him, pulling together assets in

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