The Pink Pony was a house of sin but it will soon be a house of God, at least that is the thinking of a local church group who is purchasing the club and turning it around. The strip club, which is located in Cross Lanes, West Viriginia, has a seedy history. In 2003, a Powerball winner by the name of Jack Whitaker, for reasons nobody will ever understand, was carrying $500,000 when he walked into the club. He was drugged and robbed. That is also the same year the strip club lost its liquor license which spells death to any adult venue. This is not the only strip club in the news. The Admiral Theater recently made news for accepting donated toys for free lap dances. [Read more...]
Eric Carter of Covington, LA was driving a stolen Lincoln Navigator at 3AM in Covington, LA when he ran out of gas. For reasons we do not fully understand, he called the police for help getting some. When the police got there, an initial check of the license plate showed the car had been stolen, and then it got worse.
Inside the car, Carter had another license plate, also from a stolen car. On top of that, he also had a bottle of hydrocodone pills for which he did not have a prescription. That is when they found out Eric Carter was also a fugitive in Hammond, LA.
Needless to say, Mr. Carter was arrested for driving a stolen vehicle, possession of a schedule III narcotic and being an overall idiot. Ok, that last one is not an official charge but it should be!