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Crime History: Notorious Scotland Yard cop busts John Lennon and Yoko Ono

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On this day, Oct. 18, in 1968, John Lennon and Yoko Ono were arrested for drug possession at the home they shared in London. The Georgian rowhouse at 34 Montagu Square was owned by Beatles drummer Ringo Starr and was the location of the nude photo of Lennon and Ono for the cover of their "Two Virgins" album. The couple was busted by Scotland Yard Detective Sgt. Norman Pilcher, who became famous...

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