Brief panic over a label on a toy box caused a short delay on a flight from Cyprus to Israel on Tuesday when an aircraft cleaner thought it was a warning of a bomb. The Aegean Airlines flight bound for Tel Aviv via Larnaca, was searched by police at the Cypriot airport on Tuesday after a cleaner found a label with the word “Booba” on it in the Latin alphabet. “Cyprus’s civil aviation authority checked it and there was no problem.
SPARTANBURG, S.C., May 27 (UPI) — A man busted on drug charges in South Carolina allegedly told a loan office worker that he needed some money “to purchase meth.”
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — A police officer dashed into the woods alone to search for a man who called 911 saying he ran into forest to escape two armed men.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska police say a man used a stolen front-end loader to break into a liquor store and then led officers on a low-speed chase early Thursday.
LINCOLN PARK, Mich., May 26 (UPI) — A Michigan police officer went above and beyond the call of duty to ensure that a hungry citizen received their warm pizza.
SILVER SPRING, Md., May 26 (UPI) — A Maryland police department shared security camera footage from a Game Stop where a brave 7-year-old physically confronted a much larger armed robber.
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) — Police have arrested a man for dragging a dog behind his truck in Vancouver.