May 23, 2019

Review Category : PNN Daily News

Tuesday, May 22, 2019

** UK teenager vandalizes EMS unit while medics treat patient inside

UNITED KINGDOM NEWS 

** A Stoke-On-Trent teen has been charged with causing criminal damage after he allegedly broken the side window of an ambulance while a woman was being treated inside. The Mirror (Mark Cardwell/May 22) said the 19-year-old apparently mounted his attack just before midnight Monday, forcing medics to drive the EMS unit from the scene. According to the newspaper, the female patient was then transported by another ambulance. The original rig was taken out of service for repairs. No one was injured in the incident. The man, meanwhile, who has not been named, remains in police custody.

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Monday, May 21, 2019

** Wisconsin paramedic pleads not guilty to gun possession

UNITED STATES NEWS

** A Wisconsin paramedic from Waukesha has pleaded not guilty to possessing a gun while intoxicated after he allegedly showed up to work drunk and brandishing a weapon. ABC 12 (May 21) said Jeffrey Munson, 58, allegedly committed the act at an EMS evening training session March 11th. According to the news site, Munson did not appear in court, but had his attorney plead on his behalf. He was released on a $750 bond and a promise to remain sober and not possess any dangerous weapons. His next court date is July 8th. If convicted, he could face nine months in jail and fines up to $10,000.

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Friday, May 17, 2019

** Georgia police officer, accused of murdering EMT girlfriend, released form hospital; now in police custody

UNITED STATES NEWS

** A Columbus, Georgia police sergeant, accused of murdering his girlfriend EMT last Saturday evening, has finally been released from hospital and is now in jail. That is the word from the Ledger-Enquirer (Allie Dean/May 16) which said Sgt. William Leonard Talley, 51, who has worked policing for the past 17 years, will now go before a judge for the first time on May 22nd. Talley has been charged with shooting to death Kelly Levinsohn, 44, during a domestic dispute. He also allegedly stole and crashed her truck, resulting in his admission to hospital in critical condition. Along with murder, Talley has also been charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime and violation of oath.

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