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Thursday, April 10th, 2014

Apr 10, 2014 -- 4:44am

TODAY'S GENIUS AWARD GOES TO . . . . . . .

    Todd Weiss, 32 and Justin Evans 38, who were arrested after one of them accidentally called 911 during the robbery they were committing.
    Arizona police responded to the location of the phone to see two men leaving a building wearing dark clothing.
    One carried a television, the other a box.
    The surprised pair dropped the objects and ran, only to get caught by police dogs.



AND THEN THERE'S .....

   Carlos López, 45, a high-ranking Florida official, who was busted on drug charges despite trying to conceal a glass pipe in his butt.
López, Hialeah Florida's purchasing director, was pulled over for a traffic stop.
Police noticed that he was unusually sweaty and shaky so they transported him to a local hospital.
Medical staff conducted a routine check-up and found a methamphetamine pipe tucked in his rectum.



OR HOW 'BOUT .....

    Steven Preister, 68, who was arrested after four teenage girls said the mostly nude man followed them to their hotel rooms and yelled at them for being noisy.
    After following them to their rooms, Preister, the associate director of a Washington, D.C., continued to yell at them through their door.
    Another guest called police after he woke up, looked into the hallway, and saw the pants-less Preister scolding the teens.
    Preister, who told police he had been drinking, was booked on suspicion of public nudity and disturbing the peace.

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