Shopkeeper uses a water gun to fight off teenage thieves
A shopkeeper in Hyde, England, uses a Super Soaker water gun to defend his store from shoplifting teens. “I think the kids are quite shocked when I use the water pistol,” said Joe Chesworth, who runs e-cigarette shop Just Vapours. The toy has kept shoplifters from swiping his merchandise.
Cold-hearted thief steals a phone out of a little boy’s hands
A robber swiped a phone right out of a little boy’s hands in Bien Hoa City, Vietnam. Police are looking for the heartless thief, who was caught on camera doing the deed and then fleeing.
iPhone battery explodes in the middle of a store
Footage from China reveals the moment that a woman’s iPhone exploded as a faulty battery was being replaced. Her arm was injured in the blast, but the seriousness of her wounds has not been revealed.
Mysterious cloud frightens children in schoolyard
Chaos erupted outside a school in Indonesia when students noticed a strange phenomenon in the sky above them. Teachers, drawn by the children’s screams, filmed the unidentifiable object.
Hero risks his own life to pull a drunk driver from burning wreck
A 58-year-old man from Aurora, Illinois, is being called a hero by local police after he pulled a man from a burning car. Reportedly the driver was drunk and crashed his car across the street from the home of Jose Martinez, who quickly jumped into action.
Police shoot crazed man as he holds pregnant woman hostage
Police in North Carolina have released footage of a shocking incident in which a man held a pregnant woman hostage. Johnathan Autry eventually was shot and arrested, while the woman was rescued without any major injury.
Bodycam video sheds new light on a controversial arrest
Police in Fort Worth, Texas, released bodycam footage from a controversial arrest that took place on March 31, 2018. Initial video recorded by a bystander during the arrest appeared to show a police officer punching and kneeing Forrest Curry, 35, while Curry was pinned to the ground.
Airport security officer steals cash from elderly man’s luggage
Security cameras caught the moment that an airport security worker pocketed nearly $200 from an elderly traveler’s luggage. Authorities took the worker into custody and charged him with theft.
Russia’s first mail drone goes postal and immediately crashes
The unveiling of a Russian postal delivery drone did not go well. After the unmanned vehicle almost immediately crashed into a wall, Russian Post officials distanced themselves, claiming they were merely guests at a test flight.
Insurance scammer on a bike is busted faking an injury
Bizarre footage was captured of a man riding a bicycle down a busy street in England and purposely throwing himself on the ground in front of a car. He was likely attempting to scam the driver, but didn’t realize that the car had a dashcam recording the entire incident.