10 Weirdest Crime Stories of August 2011 | Denver | Denver Westword | The Leading Independent News Source in Denver, Colorado


10 Weirdest Crime Stories of August 2011

1 of 10
The arrest of the Dougherty gang was just as wild as the crime spree that precipitated the trio's cross-country sprint.

It involved a car chase, a flipped car and the shooting of Lee Grace Dougherty, the proud redneck and ex-stripper whose skanky bikini photos have become Internet sensations. (8/11/11). From "Lee Grace Dougherty shot after car flip in wild roundup of the Dougherty gang."
Not every month warrants a list ranking the "ten weirdest crime stories," but last month certainly did. From the wild and crazy Dougherty Gang to the allegedly murderous cross-dresser who goes by the moniker Ms. Puppy to a Broncos kicker's crazy night to an Aurora cop drunkenly speeding through Wyoming, here's the rundown of weird Colorado crimes from the dog days of summer.

Top 38 mug shots of August 2011