Posts Tagged ‘Weird Criminals’

Must Have Done The Spells Wrong

06.12.2010 · Posted in Weird Criminals, Witchcraft

Former used car dealer Ruben Hernandez from Downey, California, tried to practice magic similar to vodun and Palo Mayombe in order to try to make his enemies see him as a good guy. Marshals arresting Hernandez on charges of home-buying fraud, defrauding banks of approximately $4 million, found an altar/shrine in his bedroom. On it ...

Hoarding For The Apocalypse?

06.11.2010 · Posted in Graverobbing, Weird Criminals

A forty-something grave robber was arrested in Dax, Australia when he was caught stealing a large amount of religious items from two French cemeteries. The man stole over 70 items, including Christ figurines, bottles of holy water, crucifixes, and commemorative plaques. Maybe this guy is stocking up for an impending spiritual peril, like the apocalypse, ...

A Spirited Discussion

06.08.2010 · Posted in Demons, Weird Criminals

Outside Collinsville, Illinois, 44-year-old Timothy Neal and his twin 18-year-old sons Timothy and Daniel were arrested for allegedly beating up another man. The reason for the beat down? An argument about religion and demons. Alcohol was definitely involved. No description of the argument has been given, other than that there was intense disagreement that erupted ...

As If Funerals Weren’t Depressing Enough

06.07.2010 · Posted in Weird Criminals

There are plenty of traditional ways to get ripped off at a funeral: overpaying for services, paying for services not received, funeral home workers making off with grandma’s jewelry, or home invasions during services thanks to overly detailed obituaries. Not stressful enough? Well, here are some less traditional funeral-related thefts to worry about. An unidentified ...

Stolen Bones

06.04.2010 · Posted in Graverobbing, Weird Criminals

Andres Sotelo-Rivera, a 41-year-old man from Tampa, Florida, was arrested for removing multiple bones from a grave dating from the 1930s in Woodlawn Cemetery. He was caught by a cemetery guard and had several bones in a Spider-Man backpack. Soleto-Rivera had an unidentified accomplice and motive is unknown. Miles away in Uganda, Steven Sebageya,  was ...