OJ Simpson is losing sleep over things going bump in the night - because
buckets of golf balls keep dropping from the sky onto his roof.
The callous incident remains unsolved, but one of the Miami, Florida,
neighbours of the former football player thinks a handful of members of the
MIAMI-DADE POLICE DEPARTMENT are to blame.
The source, a former officer with the Florida force, tells American
tabloid the STAR, "Sounds like some guys on the force are playing a little joke
on Mr Simpson. The cops keep getting called to his house for one thing or the
other, and they
just don't like him.
"And having worked with some of the helicopter guys, I can tell you that
golf balls on the roof is a well-known trick. It wakes up the heaviest
But Simpson's lawyer YALE GALANTER insists the police have treated his
client with nothing but respect, stating, "Police officers here have watched
out for OJ. I'm not saying there isn't one rogue cop playing tricks on him. But
most have been
And Miami-Dade PD spokesman JUAN DEL CASTILLO notes, "We treat everyone
with courtesy, even Mr Simpson." 08/05/2003 09:38