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OMG PD: Yelling At Trees, Slashing Tires

Check out these unusual police stories from around the Greater Philadelphia Area.

Yelling at the Woods: According to a report from Marple-Newtown Patch, police observed a 63-year-old woman and homeowner sitting on the ground about 30 feet from her house, yelling in the woods. Police asked the woman if she was injured and if she needed an ambulance in which the woman screamed, “Get the hell out of here,” according to the report. Read the full report here.

Sharp Competition: According to a report from Bryn Mawr Patch, a cab driver upset about losing a fare allegedly followed his rival from Lower Merion's Haverford section to Bryn Mawr before slashing two of the other car's tires while passengers sat inside, Lower Merion police said. Read the full story here.

Regina DiLabbio Klugh King October 03, 2012 at 01:45 PM
Re: Woman yelling at trees . . . . Am I the only oldster to remember a song called "I Talk to the Trees, and they listen to me"??? I am 65 and fell in the woods on a camping trip this summer, and I guess if anyone was around to see/hear it, they might have taken my epithets upon skinning my knees, belly, hands, etc. as tree-talking. Come to think of it, considering the conversations I've had regarding this year's election, I'd be better off talking to trees!!!
Zane Magnuson October 03, 2012 at 02:12 PM
Didn't Clint Eastwood sing that in Paint Your Wagon? He seems to have an affinity for conversing with wooden objects.
KayDee October 05, 2012 at 12:01 PM
And - imagine that - conveys a prominent message doing so. Kinda paints a picture for you. BO- fooled you once, shame on him; fools you twice? SHAME ON YOU!!

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