User Login    
 + Register
News : Razor Blades Glued To Playground Equipment At Illinois Park
Posted by Randy on 2014/3/26 4:56:19 (454 reads) News by the same author

EAST MOLINE, IL (KWQC/CNN) - A 2-year-old was injured by razor blades glued to playground equipment at a park Monday, according to authorities.
Click to see original Image in a new window

Lt. Brian Foltz said police responded to Millennium Park around 12:45 p.m. CT. The boy had been cut on his hand.

"East Moline parks are safe, but it's just a bad situation, bad instance where somebody or maybe a group of kids, I don't know who did this, but figured this would be a fun prank to do," Foltz said.

The boy's father treated him at home and went back to the park with police. They found and removed about a dozen razors glued onto the equipment with a white, putty-like substance.

Other park visitors said they were surprised to see that kind of vandalism.

"We just kind of think about them swinging on the swing set or, you know, climbing the monkey bars," said parent Ty Langley. "You don't really think about razor blades."

Police said they are investigating the incident. They went back to Millennium Park around 5 p.m. to double-check the scene. They also looked at the rest of the city's parks.

"We wanted to check out, just to make sure, and so far, we have not found anything else in any of the parks," Foltz said.

Printer Friendly Page Send this Story to a Friend Create a PDF from the article


Other articles
2015/7/27 7:22:50 - Trenton Resident Receives Serious Injury In Accident At Chillicothe
2015/7/27 5:26:15 - Cameron Resident Injured In Saturday Morning Accident
2015/7/27 4:57:19 - Police Investigate Grisly Murder Scene Where Woman, 2 Dogs Decapitated
2015/7/27 4:28:27 - Galt Man Dies In Saturday Accident 5 Miles East Of Trenton
2015/7/27 4:17:53 - Missouri Website Has Info For Farmers Affected By Wet Weather In 2015
2015/7/27 4:13:59 - Missouri Woman Gets 5 Year Prison Sentence For Assaulting Deputy
2015/7/27 4:10:09 - Missouri Mansion Searched After Sexual Assault Allegations
2015/7/27 4:06:13 - 5-Year-Old Missouri Boy Drowns After Kayak Accident
2015/7/27 4:02:04 - Dog Attacks Baby Inside Missouri Home
2015/7/27 3:59:26 - Missouri Man Accused Of Killing Father During Argument
2015/7/27 3:57:01 - Gunfire At Family Gathering Kills 2, Wounds 3
2015/7/24 6:36:10 - 24-Year-Old Trenton Resident Charged With Burglary
2015/7/24 5:43:07 - Matthew J. Wenzel Named President And CEO, Saint Luke’s North Hospital
2015/7/24 4:27:15 - Farmington Building Inspector Accused Of Theft
2015/7/24 4:19:37 - Northwest Missouri County Fair Takes Down Confederate Flag
2015/7/24 4:14:17 - 17-Year-Old Missouri Boy Charged With Sodomy
2015/7/24 4:07:51 - Woman Adopts Best Friend's Four Kids After Death
2015/7/24 4:05:21 - Judge To Rule On Right-To-Die Lawsuit
2015/7/24 4:02:11 - Tulsa Suburb Struggles To Cope With Horrors Found In Home, Site Of 5 Murders
2015/7/24 3:57:51 - Springfield Woman Pleads Guilty To Meth After High-Speed Chase In Osage Beach
2015/7/23 9:09:11 - Grundy County Nursing Home District Meets
2015/7/23 4:30:11 - "Team Farmer" Event To Be Held At North Central Missouri Fair
2015/7/23 4:24:53 - Trenton Woman Arrested On Drug Charges
2015/7/23 4:19:03 - One Stabbed, Two In Custody In St. Joseph Altercation
2015/7/23 4:14:57 - Missouri Man Fined For Illegally Hunting In Iowa
2015/7/23 4:09:25 - Missouri Man Gets 30 Years For Exposing Sex Partners To HIV
2015/7/23 4:05:19 - 18-Month-Old Missouri Toddler Falls In Hot Tub, Drowns
2015/7/23 4:00:53 - Woman Seeks Marijuana On Twitter, Deputies Respond
2015/7/23 3:56:31 - Springfield Area Business Owner, Son Plead Guilty To $5.5 Million Fraud Scheme
2015/7/22 7:38:28 - Brookfield Fire Department Responds To Explosion



Bookmark this article at these sites

                   

Listen to KTTN-FM