(Newser) – Days after a drone forced firefighting aircraft out of the sky over a raging wildfire in Arizona, the drone’s pilot is facing charges, the AP reports. The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office arrested Gene Alan Carpenter Friday on 14 counts of felony endangerment and one misdemeanor count of unlawful operation of an unmanned aircraft.
A Kansas man is charged with breach of privacy after allegedly posting revenge porn of a woman on the internet, who now hopes that her story prevents this from happening to anyone else.
On Thursday, a former school swim coach in Texas has been charged in the death of a 13-year-old girl who drowned during practice. The Associated Press reports that Tracey Anne Boyd is scheduled to appear in court next week on a felony charge of abandoning or endangering a child by criminal negligence. A medical examiner has ruled the girl’s death in June 2016 as an accidental drowning. However, an indictment contends Boyd failed to watch Elise and ensure she was being properly supervised.
Right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has been escorted away from a protest in Cleveland, Ohio after he crashed the Stand Together Against Trump parade, which he called a “commi rally.”
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LAS VEGAS (AP) — A police officer will face two felony charges for killing an unarmed man with a martial arts-style neck hold after a chase through a Las Vegas Strip casino, the Clark County sheriff announced Monday. The officer, Kenneth Lopera, was suspended without pay and was due to be arrested on charges of involuntary manslaughter and oppression under color of authority, Sheriff Joe Lombardo said minutes after the county coroner ruled that Tashii S. Brown, 40, was choked to death May 14.
An 8-year-old girl in Florida has been charged with a very grown-up crime, breaking into a car. John Badillos says it was his car the child was seen on surveillance video breaking into from the driver’s side. As a former police officer, he says he was surprised to see such a young girl do something like that. The girl has been charged with burglary and attempted theft, a felony. InsideEdition.com’s Mara Montalbano (https://twitter.com/MaraMontalbano) has more.
The 18 -year-old from Sussex paid 16-year-old boys for sex acts and videos.
He was the geeky kid in such 1980′s classic movies as 16 Candles and The Breakfast Club. Now Anthony Michael Hall is in trouble with the law. He’s facing felony battery charges after allegedly beating up his neighbor. The incident was reportedly sparked during a dispute over an open gate outside of their condominiums in Playa del Rey, California back in September. The 48-year-old actor faces up to seven years in prison if found guilty.
A hacking law from 1986 could set a disturbing precedent for IT employees with unhappy employers. IT administrator Michael Thomas deleted a collection of files before leaving his job at the auto dealership software firm ClickMotive in 2011. The 37-year-old Texan has been charged with a felony count of violating the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act. The law aims to prevent and prosecute malicious hacking.