Florida Man does Chicken Dance to Distract Police

PORT ST. LUCIE — When stopped by Port St. Lucie police, Shane Forsythe started doing the “chicken dance.”

But rather than celebrating the law enforcement encounter, police say Forsythe’s fowl jig served a foul purpose – functioning as a diversion for the passenger in his sport utility vehicle to run away, according to an arrest affidavit.

Police stopped Forsythe’s Ford Explorer on May 11 after noticing it had a missing headlight, “extremely” cracked windshield and two bald tires.

Police reported the vehicle was traveling erratically and that it appeared the passenger and driver were wrestling over the wheel.

When the Ford pulled in a driveway on Southeast Walsh Terrace, the driver – Forsythe – got out.

Full Story »

Florida Woman paid 15-year-old $300 for sex

Rebecca McGraw

A Florida woman is accused of paying a 15-year-old boy multiple times for sex.

Police in Port St. Lucie arrested Rebecca McGraw, 38, last week.  She was charged with five counts of sexual activity with a minor, according to records.  Police said the woman admitted to the acts.

The boy’s mom told police about the alleged sex abuse when she found a text message on his phone, according to news reports.

“In that message it was words to the effect that this child needed to seek out medical attention for a possible sexual transmitted infection,’ Sergeant Joe Norkus of Port St Lucie Police told WPBF. Full Story »