Woman Arrested Four Times For Playing AC/DC On Repeat

Some people love AC/DC, but this woman took it to the next level when she played "Highway To Hell" on repeat and was arrested four times in one day. It's nearly as funny as her series of mugshots.

Woman Arrested Four Times For Playing AC/DC On Repeat
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A woman was arrested four times across 26 hours for playing music by AC/DC on repeat at full volume. Joyce Coffey, an AC/DC megafan from New Hampshire annoyed neighbors and the cops when she had an epic session listening to "Highway To Hell" on repeat alongside other rock classics. Police initially gave a warning to turn her music down on Tuesday afternoon, but were called back within the hour. Five hours later she was arrested again, and the yet again before dawn on Wednesday. The final arrest was because she threw a frying pan at her nephew after he arrived to remove some of his belongings from the house. We can only presume this is for one of two reasons - either she's not fun to live with (who would guess?) or because he's not quite as crazy about AC/DC as she is. You can see her entire series of mugshots below. It looks like Coffey was only happy after listening to rock for 26 hours straight. At least this whole episode ended with a smile. A judge has recommended she use headphones.

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    Jesus_Dean
    The next song on her playlist...? JAILBREAK!!
    iommi600
    "All in the naame of AC/DC..."
    l.u.c.
    ^I don't think people realized that Jailbreak was a reference to the AC/DC song and that your quote was a (kind of) clever play on those AC/DC lyrics "All in the name of liberty" - It didn't work because most people can't subconsciously make the leap from three syllables to four when hearing mock lyrics. I got you tho bro.
    PGilbert
    You lack of faith in the UG community is border line pretentious.
    l.u.c.
    You should've seen how far down the "all in the name of AC/DC" comment was rated until I offered up an explanation. My lack of faith in the UG community is founded.
    Johnny_Ibanez
    Those mugshots are a great advert for the healing powers of rock. More stories like this, and less off those "listening to metal music made me eat my kitten" stories.
    jonathan.keeler
    but AC/DC aren't metal?
    beau05
    Kids 40 years ago were saying otherwise
    link no1
    And in another 40 years Slayer 'won't be metal' either.
    thebigredjj10
    Well people still consider Black Sabbath metal, so I think Slayer will be too. The difference with AC DC is that a new genre called Hard Rock was created years later, and people put a lot of artists that were formerly heavy metal into the hard rock category. Nowadays there is a lot of blurred lines between metal, rock, hardcore punk and other subgenres, which lead to endless genre debates. If Avenged Sevenfold released there music in the 70s, it would undoubtedly be called metal, but nowadays many consider it hard rock instead.
    m0t0psych0
    In some ways, I think Avenged Sevenfold's earlier stuff could be considered metalcore. Nowadays, they're radio-friendly hard rock.
    omidmash
    let the puns begin.
    Izzy-Sweet
    Let there be puns?
    LeakyFlask
    For those about to pun (we salute you)
    Rick_Diculous
    Police weren't sure if she had one song on repeat the whole time or if it was an entire album because all AC/DC songs sound the same.
    WhineX
    With that logic, ALL simple songs should sound the same. Educate yourself on AC/DC before stating that "every song sounds the same" Here's an AC/DC song, that definitely not sounds like the other:
    luna_51
    I guess this Night Prowler wasn't Beating Around The Bush ... But after all that AC/DC I'm sure the Girls Got Rhythm Byeeahhhhh!!!
    vppark2
    Joyce Coffey, an AC/DC megafan from New Hampshire How the hell did I not hear about this? I live in MA...