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Murder suspect previously had GPS tracker put on prosthetic leg

Washington - Both police officers and civilians reported seeing Quincy Green on the streets of Washington, D.C. including one who said he killed another man. But police said that according to his GPS ankle bracelet, he remained in his apartment.

Prosthetic leg mistaken for pedophile in local swimming pool

Tonbridge - Staff evacuated a class of children from a swimming pool over concerns that a pedophile had been seen in the changing rooms. The pedophile was in fact an artificial leg.

Time-lapse video: Amputee woman builds prosthetic leg out of LEGO

The time-lapse video documents how Christina Stephens, an amputee, taking inspiration from the "leg" in "Lego," builds herself a prosthetic leg out of LEGO bricks.

Scientist creates $50 artifical leg

Research scientist Jan Andrysek of Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital in Toronto designed a low-cost artificial knee, winning a $100,000 grant from Grand Challenges Canada, one of 15 awarded to Canada's "rising stars in global health."

Shark attack victim Craig Hutto receives faster bionic leg

Panama City - Over six years ago while on vacation at Cape Sand Blas, about 50 miles southeast of Panama City, Florida, Craig Hutto, then aged 16, was fishing in waist-deep water about 60 feet from shore with his brother when he was attacked by a bull shark.

US man charged with smuggling iguanas from Fiji in his prosthetic leg

A man was charged with stealing three endangered iguanas from Fiji and smuggling them into United States in his prosthetic leg. He said he has smuggled them in the past and put them in a special compartment in his prosthetic leg.

Inmate Sues - "You Broke My Prosthetic Leg!"

A routine search of Thomas Zimmerman's cell resulted in the discovery of tobacco hidden inside Tom's prosthetic leg. Guards seized the leg, and began tossing it around, eventually dropping it and breaking it. Tom has filed a lawsuit - "Fix My Leg"

Man crashes after prosthetic leg jams

A man ran his truck through the wall of a liquor store after his prosthetic leg became jammed between the accelerator and brake pedal.

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Christina Stephens: Prosthetic LEGO leg
Christina Stephens: Prosthetic LEGO leg