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Tag Results for "Latino Blotter"

TRAGEDY: Jose Melena Cooked to Death in Oven at Bumble Bee Tuna Plant

In what plant officials are calling an accident, a six-year veteran of a tuna processing plant was cooked to death by an industrial steam oven on Thursday. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Men Rip Off Head of Exotic Bird at Las Vegas Hotel, Laugh About It

Two men have been arrested after allegedly decapitated an exotic bird that was part of a resort attraction in Las Vegas. Justin Texeira and Eric Cueller, both 24, were arrested Friday afternoon on suspicion of co continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Bus Driver Leaves Sleeping Boy on Bus, Boy Later Attacked by Dog

Texas private school bus driver Simona Charez Alcaide is in serious trouble after she failed to make sure all the students on her bus had gotten off. At the end of her day, Charez Alcaide, 52, is said to have parked her bu continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Washington Mother Burned Son’s Hands on Stove for Touching iPad

A Washington mother is facing charges of burning her young son’s hands on an electric stove and pouring salt in the wounds because he was misbehaving. On September 25, a student at a Lynwood-area schoo continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER UPDATE: Elizabeth Escalona Gets 99 Years for Beating Daughter into Coma

A Texas mother who pled guilty to felony injury to a child after she beat her 2-year-old daughter so severely she was in a coma for two days. At just 23, Elizabeth Escalona is the mother of 5 children, but when it came 2-year-old Jocelyn Cedillo, she was no mother. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Decade After Clown Rapes Girl, He is Finally Put Away

A man who worked as a professional clown is facing up to 10 years in prison for abducting and raping a young girl in California in 2002. While still in costume and makeup as “El Tin Larin” continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Man Tasered, Pepper Sprayed, Arrested After Fighting with Stop Sign

Early Friday morning New Mexico police responded to a call about a man who appeared to be fighting with a stop sign. When officers arrived at the Roswell intersection, they discovered 45-year-old Raymo continue reading »

Brazilian Woman Running for City Council Allegedly Traded Cocaine for Votes

Police in Brazil say a woman running for political office was using cocaine to encourage people to vote for her. Carme Cristina da Silva Lima was running for a city councilor position in the Amazonas city of Itacoatiara. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Body of 17-Month-Old Found, Mother’s Boyfriend, Robert Rodriguez, Person of Interest

The body of 17-month-old Justin Kowalczik was found in a Long Island backyard and police are looking at the boyfriend of his mother, Robert Rodriguez, as a possible suspect. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Puerto Rican Mother Accused of Prostituting her Daughter, 14

Puerto Rican mother Betsian Carrasquillo Penaloza has been arrested under suspicion of prostituting her 14-year-old daughter. Federal agents say Carrasquillo, 34, took her 14-year-old daughter and two other girls to the Sher continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: 425-LB Victor Espinoza Attempted to Abduct Children in Calif. Park

A 425-pound man is being held on $100,000 bond after he allegedly tried to abduct a 10-year-old boy en route to soccer practice in Santa Ana, California with his 19-year-old cousin. continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Pedro Bravo Charged With Murder as Victim, Christian Aguilar, Remains Missing

The death of a University of Florida student is believed to be the result of a fight between friends over a girl. Police say the student, 18-year-old Christian Aguilar, was last seen on September 20 at a Best Buy store in Gainsev continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Hours Before Man Confesses to Killing Ex he Tells ‘Dr. Phil’ he Did Not

Just days after he taped an interview for the “Dr. Phil” show, Mark Augustin Castellano of Texas confessed to killing his ex-girlfriend. In the interview with the show’s host, Phil Mcgraw, Castellano, 37, continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Drunk Man on Bicycle Hits Patrol Car

A 32-year-old Oregon man allegedly drunk and riding a bicycle ran into some trouble last week, literally. On Thursday, the Multnomah County Sheriff's Office says Donald Juan Muñoz continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Florida Woman Facing Charges After Riding Manatee

Ana Gloria Garcia Gutierrez is in big trouble after she harassed a marine mammal at Fort DeSoto Park on Sunday. Witnesses caught Gutierrez, 52, not only pestering a manatee, but actually climbing on top of one and riding it around for awhile. continue reading »

Video Evidence of Mexican Mayor Making Deal with Drug Traffickers (VIDEO)

A video allegedly shows the new mayor of Teloloapan, a town in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, cutting a deal with the La Familia Michoacana dr continue reading »

LATINO BLOTTER: Probation Officer Arrested While on Duty with 10 lbs of Pot

LATINO BLOTTER: Probation Officer Arrested While on Duty with 10 lbs of Pot - A state government employee is in federal custody after his arrest Wednesday on a drug charge. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's continue reading »

Paris Hilton’s Boyfriend, Spanish Model River Viiperi, Arrested for Battery

Matching mugshots for the mantel? Paris Hilton’s latest beau, Spanish model River Viiperi, was arrested Monday morning for allegedly punching someone at a Las Vegas club. continue reading »

Brazilian Beauty Pageant Contestant has Boyfriend Kill Competitor

A Brazilian beauty pageant contestant has reportedly confessed to hiring her boyfriend to kill a competitor who won the southeast Brazil contest and a role in a music video. continue reading »

Suicide on Live Television: Jodon Romero Shoots Self After Arizona Car Chase

Despite a five second delay, Fox News accidentally broadcasted the suicide of a man involved in an Arizona carjacking on Friday. That man has now been identified as Jodon Romero. continue reading »