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  • Police Caught Planting Evidence?

    The internet is losing its mind over this clip from Utica, NY, allegedly showing a cop planting evidence during a traffic stop. Skip to the :50 mark. Police say a longer version of the video — also included here — shows an officer taking the same bag out of the suspect’s jacket. Who to believe?

    hgrant 2 years ago 34 responses

  • New Lead In D.B. Cooper Case

    The F.B.I. says it has a credible new lead in the near-mythical skyjacking case of D.B. Cooper. The lead reportedly involves a “helpful person of interest” and DNA evidence from a tie-clip and cigarette butts, possibly involving a suspect who has been dead for 10 years.. Cooper commandeered a Northwest Airlines flight in 1971 by handing a stewardess a note that said he had a bomb. After collecting $200,000 in ransom, the man who gave his name as Dan Cooper parachuted out of the passenger plane in mid-flight, never to be seen again. This seems like a good opportunity to bust out some vintage “Unsolved Mysteries.” View List ›

    Gavon Laessig 3 years ago 4 responses