Truth is Stranger Than Fictional Girlfriends

Whatever fallout Notre Dame star Manti Te'o is having from the story of his fake online girlfriend, a guy in Racine would probably trade online girlfriends. It's our weekly weird crime roundup, OMG PD.

If you think nothing interesting ever happens in the burbs, think again. Patch is highlighting some of the more unusual crime news from throughout southeastern Wisconsin in our feature, "OMG PD."

Manti, it’s not so bad

One fellow only wishes that the girl he met online was fake.

Deputy Fife, apprehend the perpetrator

A police pursuit in the North Shore — where else? — reached speeds of up to 43 mph before stop sticks took care of things.

But at least he appears to be fit

A suspected thief is Lucky in name only.

Damage to face > damage to car.

The Overreaction Society has a new role model.


The above items are from reports from local police departments. In all incidents where an arrest occurred, a charge is merely an accusation and not evidence of guilt. The arrested person is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


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