News Nothing to do? Florida man arrested for possession of milk crate

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by MilkyDischarge, Oct 1, 2016.

  1. MilkyDischarge

    MilkyDischarge Se suelto el diablo Gold

    Reputations:
    69,875
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    8,142
    Likes Received:
    13,766
    Polk County man arrested for having milk crate
    By Melissa Marino Published: September 30, 2016, 11:47 am Updated: September 30, 2016, 6:16 pm
    [​IMG]

    AUBURNDALE, Fla. (WFLA) – A Polk County man is behind bars after a deputy spotted him with a milk crate.

    On Thursday just before 10 p.m. a PSCO deputy stopped two men on bikes. The deputy noticed that Timothy Troller, of Auburndale, had a dairy crate attached to his a purple Mongoose BMX bicycle.

    The dairy crate had the business name of Sunshine State Dairy Farms clearly marked on the sides of the dairy crate. Troller claimed he found the crate on the side of the road and attached it to his bike.

    Troller was arrested and charged with Possession of Dairy Crate. “I never heard of it. This is the first time ever,” Edward Hale, Troller’s grandfather said. “He didn’t know it was against the law, or he wouldn’t have put it on the front of the bicycle and rode up and down the road,” Hale said.

    “You’re possessing something that is stolen from a business, whether it’s as small as a milk crate, or a shopping cart,” Polk County Sheriff’s Office Spokesperson, Carrie Horstman said. “He was charged with possessing stolen property. He may pay a fine or spend a few days in jail.”

    “Deputies are actually out there proactively looking for things that don’t look right; looking for suspicious things. If they see somebody riding a bicycle at 10 o’clock at night they may have a conversation with them. They are looking for people who are doing even the smallest crime, because, what we’ve learned is, those who will go out an steal a milk crate, for example, are the same people who are probably breaking into cars, breaking into your house,” Horstman said.

    Troller is currently at the Polk County Jail. Hale said his grandson has a long rap sheet, but doesn’t agree with this arrest. “Wait until he does something wrong. That’s the way I feel about it. It’s silly to me, and besides if it was [illegal], it shouldn’t be enough to carry you to jail,” Hale said.

    Horstman says it’s a good reminder. “You know the old rule we always tell our kids if it’s not yours, don’t take it. Don’t ride around with it attached to your bike.”

    http://wfla.com/2016/09/30/polk-county-man-arrested-for-having-milk-crate/
     
  2. No. 2 Pencil

    No. 2 Pencil "Shit Mult" VIP

    Reputations:
    34,121
    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2016
    Messages:
    2,170
    Likes Received:
    4,694
    :artiejj:
     
    The Snork likes this.
  3. JameGumb

    JameGumb We're all out of toner!

    Reputations:
    228,876
    Joined:
    Dec 29, 2013
    Messages:
    35,760
    Likes Received:
    27,052
    Florida :jj:
     
    Cookie_Puss and No. 2 Pencil like this.
  4. crazypreacher

    crazypreacher Hey yo

    Reputations:
    223,813
    Joined:
    Sep 1, 2010
    Messages:
    47,164
    Likes Received:
    42,556
    :owned:
     
    No. 2 Pencil likes this.
  5. No. 2 Pencil

    No. 2 Pencil "Shit Mult" VIP

    Reputations:
    34,121
    Joined:
    Sep 6, 2016
    Messages:
    2,170
    Likes Received:
    4,694
    The milk crate bandit:

    [​IMG]
     
    The Snork and MilkyDischarge like this.
  6. sstressed

    sstressed enhancement toker VIP

    Reputations:
    122,501
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    41,168
    Likes Received:
    23,578
    i'm torn on this. as he is a fuck up, i don't care that he's in jail for something stupid. then again, i've had milk crates and don't think i deserved to go to jail for it.

    i wonder if crime goes down when he's resting in jail?

    milk crates were very handy for all kinds of stuff back in my youff.
     
  7. zhukov

    zhukov Time traveler Gold

    Reputations:
    90,739
    Joined:
    Feb 6, 2011
    Messages:
    30,426
    Likes Received:
    9,992
    guilty
     
    Brokenbad and No. 2 Pencil like this.
  8. Bye You!

    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

    Reputations:
    339,535
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    79,567
    Likes Received:
    41,529
    It is against the law. :dontknow:
     
    No. 2 Pencil likes this.
  9. SlipperyVic

    SlipperyVic In Gord We Trust Gold

    Reputations:
    72,262
    Joined:
    Mar 1, 2015
    Messages:
    2,111
    Likes Received:
    5,540
    Looks like Doug Benson.
     
    Tipsey Russell likes this.
  10. Tipsey Russell

    Tipsey Russell VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    124,571
    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2013
    Messages:
    11,008
    Likes Received:
    25,957
    i never had them
    but knew lotsa people who did--to hold the record collection
     
  11. Bye You!

    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

    Reputations:
    339,535
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    79,567
    Likes Received:
    41,529
    i painted TWO white post office shipping boxes to see which color I like better. This is a federal crime, I believe.
     
    sstressed likes this.
  12. gwartney

    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

    Reputations:
    103,080
    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2010
    Messages:
    42,909
    Likes Received:
    15,341
    What about people who keep those tubs from the post office. That's a Federal offense. The FBI needs to get out of the donut shops an start making arrests.

    [​IMG]
     
    Scotty4x4 likes this.
  13. Bye You!

    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

    Reputations:
    339,535
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    79,567
    Likes Received:
    41,529
    Just emptied out mine today at my dads house. There are some empty milk crates there now. We can set up a sting operation! :idea:
     
  14. gwartney

    gwartney Unafilliated Gold

    Reputations:
    103,080
    Joined:
    Sep 23, 2010
    Messages:
    42,909
    Likes Received:
    15,341
    :iohi5:
     
    Bye You! likes this.
  15. RODFROMBAYSIDE

    RODFROMBAYSIDE Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    -15,961
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    1,476
    Likes Received:
    812
    I am pro law enforcement, but this really? This carries jail time? When I was 15 I worked at a bagel store and trust me the dairy company did not give 2 shits about getting those crates back. Everyone would use those things as chairs or step stools whatever the fuck
     
  16. thegroovologist

    thegroovologist Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    141,851
    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2015
    Messages:
    10,348
    Likes Received:
    29,984
    [​IMG]
     
    whogivesa, Haze Dean and JameGumb like this.
  17. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

    Reputations:
    240,727
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    38,751
    Likes Received:
    39,504
    He found it. Stacked up behind the grocery store waiting to be returned to the dairy.
     
  18. Scotty4x4

    Scotty4x4 Light It Up Blue!! Staff Member

    Reputations:
    87,054
    Joined:
    Feb 5, 2014
    Messages:
    5,560
    Likes Received:
    4,883
    [​IMG]
     
    No. 2 Pencil, Stew Nod and gwartney like this.
  19. Wangold

    Wangold Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    33,289
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    6,949
    Likes Received:
    7,985
    I'm confused.

    Why was he riding a bike? Doesn't he have car service?

    [​IMG]
     
    Brokenbad, Weed, Scotty4x4 and 2 others like this.
  20. Bye You!

    Bye You! The n word guy Gold

    Reputations:
    339,535
    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2010
    Messages:
    79,567
    Likes Received:
    41,529
    :lol: