Florida man pulls gun on landscapers over grass clippings

A 91-year-old Avon Park man shot at landscapers for getting grass clippings on his vehicle. Just before noon on Sep. 17, landscaper Robert Hendrix was working at a home on Palo Verde Drive in Avon Park ad accidentally got grass clippings on Max Horton’s vehicle. Horton started arguing with Hendrix, pulled out a gun, and ordered Hendrix to get on his knees. Horton reportedly told Hendrix he...
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What happens when you mistakenly text a narcotics captain to buy drugs

A Florida man texted the wrong number. It ended with his arrest. William Lamberson’s texts about wanting to buy drugs mistakenly went to the Martin County Sheriff’s Office narcotics captain, according to the department. The Port St. Lucie 29-year-old was charged last week with one count of possession of cocaine with the intent to sell. Court records did not list attorney information for...
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Indicted: Bungling Branchburg burglar who butt dialed 911

SOMERSET — A careless burglar who authorities allege inadvertently dialed 911 and let police in on his burglary plans before committing the crimes had been indicted in Somerset County Superior Court. Unbeknown to Scott Robert Esser, 42, of Elizabeth, police were listening in as he and an alleged accomplice discussed their plans for breaking into homes, emptying drawers, stealing watches and...
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How Bail Bond Process Works

A bail is a form of legal assurance that allows for you to be released from jail as you wait for your court case or even during the trial proceedings. It acts as a guarantee that you are going to report to court for your case or anytime you’re asked to by the judge. Different states have different laws about bails, but the process is essentially the same. When you are arrested, you...
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