The SuperHeroHype Forums  

Go Back   The SuperHeroHype Forums > SHH Community > SHH Community Forum

Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-30-2013, 12:27 PM   #1
Zatanna
Mistress of Magic
 
Zatanna's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2012
Location: Shadowcrest
Posts: 1,139
Default 7 year old handcuffed and interrogated over stolen $5

And his mom is threatening to sue for $250 mil.

http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?se...ork&id=8973456






BLAH! Why isn't my spelling mistake in the title fixed? LOL.

Can you not edit titles?


Last edited by Zatanna; 01-30-2013 at 12:49 PM. Reason: spelling mistake
Zatanna is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 12:31 PM   #2
Darthphere
Kneel before 'Drox!
 
Darthphere's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: The Phantom Zone
Posts: 83,618
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

I'm sure he was a danger to the NYPD.

__________________
"When I was in college, I was belittling the woman who later become my wife for not knowing who Boba Fett was, and she responded by asking me if I knew who the Prime Minister of Israel was. Surprisingly? Not Mon Mothma."-BKV
Darthphere is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 12:39 PM   #3
THE MR. TERRIFIC
HYPES KING OF COSPLAY
 
THE MR. TERRIFIC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: MARYLAND
Posts: 6,443
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5


__________________
FAIR PLAY

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ud48V588NRw


THE MR. TERRIFIC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 12:57 PM   #4
Megarob
www.digitalbomb.net
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Ca
Posts: 156
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Wait so did he steal it?

I don't understand why people take things to SUCH extremes, like handcuffing a FIVE YEAR OLD and interrogating him. But, this may stop him from being some loser thief in the future. Probably scared the crap out of him.

Megarob is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 01:02 PM   #5
Darthphere
Kneel before 'Drox!
 
Darthphere's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: The Phantom Zone
Posts: 83,618
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

I feel like there's a lot of information missing here. Either way, if my kid was in handcuffs they would have to handcuff me next to him for the hell I would raise.

__________________
"When I was in college, I was belittling the woman who later become my wife for not knowing who Boba Fett was, and she responded by asking me if I knew who the Prime Minister of Israel was. Surprisingly? Not Mon Mothma."-BKV
Darthphere is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 01:21 PM   #6
PemLam
Look! Another sad SJW!
 
PemLam's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Location: Ohio
Posts: 5,169
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Has to be more to the story but that won't prevent the police bashing from starting. And on the opposite end of the spectrum, we'll undoubtedly have some "terrible parenting" and "future thug" commentary too.

PemLam is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 03:37 PM   #7
Manic
User title? USER TITLE?!
 
Manic's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Northern California
Posts: 35,960
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

On one hand, that was a pretty extreme reaction to a 7 year old taking money from another kid.

On the other hand, if he really did rob another kid, welcome to the real world.

On the third hand (because I'm a bit of a mutant), I want to know more about this story before I take any sides.

Manic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 04:24 PM   #8
hopefuldreamer
Clark Kent > Superman
 
hopefuldreamer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2010
Location: South West, UK
Posts: 11,755
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

I can see plenty of situations in which it might be neccesary to hanfcuff even a 7 year old boy.

He could have been struggling so much that he was a danger to himself or causing minor injuries (like biting) to officers or something. Maybe every single time they sat him in that chair and let go of his arm he jumped up and tried to run away or lash out... we just don't know.

That said, if they just put him in handcuffs as a scare tactic because they like throwing their weight around, of course that's wrong.

__________________
Just accept that this is the direction they have taken.
Then, you can either decide this version isn't for you and stop watching. OR you can decide to enjoy it for what it is - an elseworlds tale.

'In Elseworlds, super-heroes are taken from their usual settings and put into strange times and places - some that have existed, and others that can't, couldn't or shouldn't exist. The result is stories that make characters who are as familiar as yesterday seem as fresh as tomorrow.'
hopefuldreamer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 06:42 PM   #9
Piper Maru
Guest
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Posts: 7,453
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

That will teach the little monster!

Piper Maru is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-30-2013, 11:33 PM   #10
Mace Bloodstone
Side-Kick
 
Mace Bloodstone's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: USA
Posts: 6,237
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Cop should have planted a switchblade on him.

Mace Bloodstone is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 12:19 AM   #11
Matt Mortem
Everything is Boring
 
Matt Mortem's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Spookshow International
Posts: 16,604
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Need more info, because right now this looks pretty bad.

Matt Mortem is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 12:22 AM   #12
Holiday
Celebrate
 
Holiday's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2008
Posts: 5,037
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

I find that the parents are suing for 250 million over this to be laughable.

Holiday is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 12:38 AM   #13
Mace Dolex
Powerful User
 
Mace Dolex's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 5,473
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Quote:
Originally Posted by Holiday View Post
I find that the parents are suing for 250 million over this to be laughable.
Yeah $249,999 would've been more realistic.

__________________
In Civil War the moment when Iron Man and Cap stop fighting when they realize they both have a friend named James.
Mace Dolex is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 04:00 AM   #14
Mike_D202
Green Lantern's roommate
 
Mike_D202's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2003
Location: Upper Michigan
Posts: 7,230
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Quote:
Originally Posted by Darthphere View Post
I feel like there's a lot of information missing here. Either way, if my kid was in handcuffs they would have to handcuff me next to him for the hell I would raise.
From what I've been reading, the NYPD are claiming they never detained the kid for "10 hours." Apparently this kid has been bullying and assaulting the kid he robbed for quite some time now and was being uncooperative, it didn't happen at school it happened out in public. That's why the police got involved. The parents are seeing $$$, that's what this sounds like.

__________________
The Ghostbusters Reboot is the biggest attack on 80's nostalgia since Police Academy 7.
Mike_D202 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 08:32 AM   #15
Morg
SHH! Global Moderator
SHH! Global Moderator
 
Morg's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Hades
Posts: 60,861
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Quote:
Originally Posted by Matt Mortem View Post
Need more info, because right now this looks pretty bad.
seen some more news about the so call 'innocent' hand cuffed kid is a bully and been terrorizing that other kid

Morg is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 09:44 AM   #16
Cunning Stunts
#96
 
Cunning Stunts's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Damage, Inc.
Posts: 5,496
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

This story has more details. Apparently, the kid never had the money to begin with:

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/c...2kXQndMJkDgY9J

__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Karebear View Post
Your username makes me think of sparkling female parts.

Cunning Stunts is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 12:35 PM   #17
Manic
User title? USER TITLE?!
 
Manic's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Northern California
Posts: 35,960
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

The details about this thing seem to vary from source to source. Maybe the kid was innocent; maybe the kid was a bully robbing another kid; maybe this kid and another kid saw money lying on the ground and fought over it. This looks like one of those stories that's impossible to verify, because it all boils down to a scuffle between kids.

I move for a ruling of "Boys will be boys."

Manic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 12:37 PM   #18
steintym
Stay Frosty
 
steintym's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 6,968
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Hmm ... I wonder if this will be the last time this kid's in cuffs.

steintym is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 12:43 PM   #19
Pink Ranger
No sir, all thirteen!
 
Pink Ranger's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Posts: 29,939
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

As much as I dislike police brutality, and as much as I believe the kid did not commit an actual crime, I bet a steak dinner that this kid was acting like a punk to the cops and that was the reason he was treated the way he was.

__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sawyer View Post
I don't think he looks like him, but every time I read a Pink Ranger post, I imagine it's Dean Pelton from Community that is saying it.
Pink Ranger is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 12:49 PM   #20
terry78
EAT...MY...BOWLS!
 
terry78's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Northwest Indiana
Posts: 69,257
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

From the cradle to the grave.

__________________
If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses. - Henry Ford
-----------
Who the **** makes a movie and while planning it is like, "you know what this needs...is some Greg Kinnear."
terry78 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 12:56 PM   #21
steintym
Stay Frosty
 
steintym's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 6,968
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

$250M for getting handcuffed.

I remember kids getting taken to the principal's office to get whacked with a paddle.

steintym is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 01:05 PM   #22
Monsieur Xavier
It's full of stars !
 
Monsieur Xavier's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Lagrange point between Jupiter & Io
Posts: 5,810
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

^^
Are you from Victorian England ?

__________________
Tycho Magnetic Anomaly
1 : 2 : 3
Monsieur Xavier is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 01:15 PM   #23
Trimmings
Side-Kick
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 289
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Hey, spanking worked on me when I was a kid. Now this is much worse, but unless his mother is telling him that he didn't do anything wrong, he'll probably be afraid of doing anything illegal for a long time. Bully or not

Trimmings is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 01:29 PM   #24
Doctor Evo
Banned User
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Honolulu, HI
Posts: 2,245
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Stop right there, criminal scum!

Doctor Evo is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-31-2013, 01:37 PM   #25
terry78
EAT...MY...BOWLS!
 
terry78's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: Northwest Indiana
Posts: 69,257
Default Re: 7 year old handcuffed and interrogeted over $5

Yeah, I got the paddle in grade school also. This was like the mid 80s so they didn't ***** about it like they started to in the 90s onward.

__________________
If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses. - Henry Ford
-----------
Who the **** makes a movie and while planning it is like, "you know what this needs...is some Greg Kinnear."
terry78 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:06 PM.

monitoring_string = "dee460792f24517621e3ca080805de7e"


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SuperHeroHype.com is a property of CraveOnline Media, LLC, an Evolve Media, LLC company. 2016 All Rights Reserved.