Crime

Man Arrested For Having Sex With The Tailpipe of His Car

Via The Smoking Gun:

A Kansas man was charged today with lewd and lascivious behavior for his repeated attempts to have sex with the tailpipe of a parked automobile, according to court records.

Ryan Malek, 23, was named in a Municipal Court complaint accusing him of exposing himself with the intent of arousing or gratifying “sexual desires.” Malek has been summoned to appear in court on July 19 to answer the criminal charge.

Married Police Officer Charged With Raping Man In Protective Custody

Via Salem News:

Former Brian Butler does not deny that he engaged in sexual acts with a young man in protective custody on the morning of Halloween, 2016, his attorney said Tuesday. 

But Butler maintains that those sexual acts, in the booking area of the Salem police station, were consensual, said defense lawyer Kevin Mitchell. 

Three LGBTQ Activists Killed In Mexico

MEXICO CITY — Mexican officials say three LGBTQ activists have been shot dead and left along a highway in the troubled southern state of Guerrero.

Guerrero security spokesman Roberto Alvarez says the bodies were found Sunday on a road between Taxco and Cuernavaca with bullet wounds to the head.

Alvarez said Tuesday that evidence and witness testimony suggest the killings may have been linked to extortion. Four people were arrested in possession of weapons and drugs, and one is suspected in the killings.

Rapper xxxtentacion Robbed and Killed In Florida

Jahseh Onfroy, the rapper and singer known as XXXTentacion, whose surge in popularity in the last year and a half — including a No. 1 album — came as he was facing accusations of violent crimes against a woman, was shot and killed outside a motor sports store in Deerfield Beach, Fla., on Monday afternoon. He was 20.

Teacher Met Underage Boy On Grindr - Paid Him $200 For Lap Dance/Sex

It could have been a routine traffic stop, police say, but then an officer noticed an underage boy in the back of a Missouri teacher's car.

Richard Ives, who teaches fine arts at Mary Institute and St. Louis Country Day School, was arrested for felony enticement of a child and patronizing prostitution just after midnight on Wednesday, according to Fox2. A cop pulled over Ives because he failed to make a proper stop, police say, and then saw a boy who appeared to be underage in the back seat.

NYC Cab Driver Tells Passengers "I Don't Drive Gays"

A yellow taxi cab passenger says his driver told him during a trip, "I don't drive gays," the second time in a week that a cab rider in New York City has reported being insulted or kicked out of a cab by a homophobic driver. 

Ryan Smith said he and a friend hailed a cab from East 42nd Street and Fifth Avenue in midtown to head to Brooklyn, and while they were still en route in Manhattan, the driver turned around.

He "interrupted our conversation and was like, 'Are you gay?'" recalled Smith.

Man Arrested For Walking Around In Target And Exposing Himself For 20 Dollars

A man who told police his friends dared him to expose himself at a store was arrested and charged with indecent exposure on Wednesday, according to a police report.

Suspect Richard Kuhn, 21, was released Thursday on a $3,000 bond.

On May 22, three women in three separate reports told Ocala police that a man exposed himself to them at Target, 2000 SW College Road, Ocala.

Arkansas Man Says He Purposefully Got HIV So He Could Infect Others

An Arkansas man admitted in court that he intentionally contracted HIV so he could spread the virus to others, according to reports.

Stephen Koch, 25, pleaded guilty on Monday to attempting to expose another person to HIV, the Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reported. He also pleaded guilty to possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and eight counts of child pornography.

Arkansas police originally arrested Koch on drug charges, but a confidential informant then told authorities that he was viewing child porn, according to the Gazette.

Mob of Angry White Men Attack Black Pride Attendees In Utah

 Salt Lake City police are looking for leads after a man was allegedly attacked while trying to defend two gay men who were being chased after the Utah Pride Festival.

Detective Greg Wilking said Tuesday the two men were leaving the festival around 10:30 p.m. Saturday when a group of young white men approached from an alley and made homophobic slurs. The couple sought refuge in a nearby ice cream shop.

Wilking said the group of between seven and 15 men followed them and attacked an employee who stepped in the way. The employee suffered minor injuries.

Man Moves In With Ex Boyfriend, Kills Him, Cuts Off His Head And Chops Up His Body

A friend of a man, whose dismembered remains were found in a Carrick home, is shedding new light on the victim’s relationship with his accused killer.

A friend did not want to show his face, but he wanted to share what he knew about 46-year-old Kevin Thompson and 42-year-old John Dickinson.

He said the two dated years ago.

“John and Kevin were an item in the 90s,” the man said.

He says it’s hard to believe what he’s hearing.