Here are five crime stories from 2012 a little bit off the beaten path.
Strange crime – or maybe just strange criminals – seem drawn to Greenfield, or at least they were in 2012. Here are five crime stories off the beaten path that caught reader’s attention:
From traffic stops turned felony cases to a man sharing a famous movie character's name doing a bad thing, it was wacky crime week for Greenfield.
If you're a regular Greenfield Patch reader, you're probably aware of our weekly round-up of strange or interesting suburban crimes called OMG PD. Well, this week, Greenfield was in rare form and in need of a special edition: OMG GFPD! On Tuesday, there was the gas station owner who didn't take a gas drive-off lightly, and the man who bumped a police officer's car at a stop light. An honest enough mistake, right? Sure, but this guy allegedly had heroin and drug paraphernalia in the car. The next day we told you about yet another traffic violation turned felony charge. And there was the Greenfield man who got lost in Oak Creek only to get busted for allegedly operating while intoxicated. Later in the week, there was the woman who allegedly …