Meet Kandi Burruss
, the 35 year old grammy award winning singer/songwriter/reality show “housewife” of The Real Housewives of Atlanta
Kandi posed for the above mugshot after being “busted” in Chicago.
Just days after revealing her new mansion to the world, Kandi gets added to the StraightFromTheA.com Mugshot Gallery. WhoodaThunkIt?
Now don’t get it twisted, Kandi has NEVER actually been arrested (knock wood) but she cheerfully posed for the above shot to be placed amongst the many ‘who’s who’ on Hard Rock Chicago’s infamous mug shot wall of fame.
Kandi was actually in Chi town hosting a party to celebrate a new partnership and since it all went down on Valentine’s day… her boo, Todd was right by her side!
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A few weeks ago, three men were involved in the random assault of a man wearing skinny jeans as he was leaving a store in Atlanta’s Pittsburgh neighborhood.
The savage beating, which was filled with gay slurs, was captured on video and posted on the internet.
[READ: Man Assaulted For Wearing Skinny Jeans – Hate Crime Investigation Underway – VIDEO]
Authorities decided to investigate the assault after the video went viral and Brandon White, the innocent gay male assaulted, bravely spoke out about the beating in a press conference.
One of the suspects involved in the beating, Christopher Cain, 19, was arrested last week and charged with aggravated assault, participation in a criminal street gang, robbery by force and burglary.
And now a 2nd man has turned himself in… Continue Reading…
Atlanta-based rap group Travis Porter
was scheduled to perform in New York last night but were found one short after a member of their trio was arrested at Atlanta airport security for allegedly attempting to board a flight with a loaded gun.
*sigh* Another day… another dumb “A”zz rapper arrested. 😯
Are you wondering which one of the three cuties has officially been added to the StraightFromTheA.com mugshot gallery?
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One down and three more to go.
Atlanta Police arrested one of three suspects in the videotaped beating of a 20-year-old gay man in southwest Atlanta early Saturday morning, the same day the community held a rally to denounce rampant crime and violence.
Christopher Cain (pictured above) was arrested Saturday (February 2, 2012) and charged with aggravated assault and robbery in connection with the videotaped beating of a gay man.
Video of the attack was placed online and quickly become viral, prompting authorities to investigate the crime. Continue Reading…
Meet 35-year-old Tyree Lincoln Smith
Smith posed for the mugshot above after being arrested in Florida on a murder warrant stemming from the most gruesome crime you could possibly think of.
According to reports, Smith was homeless and sleeping on a porch in Bridgeport, Connecticut when the owner of the home invited him in out of the cold.
As thanks for the man’s kindness, Smith killed him with a hatchet and ate the victim’s eye and part of his brain.
Ewwww…. and you thought cannibalism was a “White Thing”… 😕
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Andre Davis, the former professional wrestler who was found guilty of not disclosing his POSITIVE HIV status to several sex partners has been sentenced.
[READ: Pro-Wrestler Faces 120 Years Jailtime for Knowingly Infecting Sex Partners With HIV]
Davis, 29, who used stage names including Gangsta of Love and Sweet Sexy Sensation, was convicted back in November of 14 counts of felonious assault for having sex with women without telling them he’d tested positive for the virus that causes AIDS.
Prosecutors proved that Davis violated state law by not telling a dozen sex partners about his HIV status or flat out lying to them about it. Continue Reading…