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Thursday, September 18, 2014

Hunka Hunka Burning Booze: Man Named Elvis Presley Convicted of Throwing a Molotov Cocktail into a Liquor Store

Posted By on Thu, Sep 18, 2014 at 2:54 PM



Fly on the Wall tries to avoid the over use of "hunka hunka" but sometimes nothing else will do. Fifty-seven-year-old Elvis Presley Strickland has been convicted of aggravated arson for throwing a Molotov cocktail into an occupied liquor store.  StricklandGuilty.pdf

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Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Pantless Man Cooks Meth in McDonald's Parking Lot

Posted By on Tue, Mar 4, 2014 at 6:21 PM

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MURFREESBORO — Police discovered Tracy M. Strawn, his drugs, and his junk while the pantless man snoozed in his car in the parking lot of a Murfreesboro McDonalds.

According to media reports police asked Strawn if there was anything they needed to be aware of and he answered, "There might be a meth lab in my car." And there was.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Leave a Penny: Shortchanged man jailed after calling 9-1-1

Posted By on Tue, Oct 22, 2013 at 11:40 AM

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According to a criminal complaint posted at The Smoking Gun, Memphian Danny Smith called 9-1-1 repeatedly because a clerk at the Night and Day Food Market on Chelsea Ave. overcharged him by one penny for a 16-ounce can of Heineken. 9-1-1 operators explained to Smith that the one-cent discrepancy was a civil matter and not a life-threatening emergency so he called a non-emergency precinct number instead. Smith was arrested by police who arrived at the Night and Day after the angry beer drinker's second call to 9-1-1.

The bond amount? 25,000 pennies.

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Thursday, September 26, 2013

I Love Blunts

Posted By on Thu, Sep 26, 2013 at 1:54 PM

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Ricky Ricardo Montgomery of Memphis had some splainin' to do last week. He apologized in court to the man he robbed at gunpoint last year. Then Montgomery, who admitted to smoking an impressive 30 blunts a day, issued this heartfelt apology to his wife: "I know how hard I have to fight to be the husband you desire." He was sentenced to 18 months in prison. Fred and Ethel were unavailable for comment.

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