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Puppies Found Alive and Well, But in a Bag
Offbeat  (tags: dog-knapping, theft, society, pets, dogs )

- 2666 days ago -
Anne Liu spent much of Sunday cuddling and playing with her puppies, thankful they were home from a nerve-racking escapade that ended when a stranger found them stuffed in a bag in a dark alleyway.The trio of 8-week-old English Bulldogs ...
Ex-Choctaw Nation Employee Given Probation
Offbeat  (tags: theft, funds, tribe, embezzling, crime, police )

- 2903 days ago -
Oklahoma - MUSKOGEE, Okla. (AP) - A federal judge has sentenced a former Choctaw Nation employee to four years of probation for embezzling money from the Native American tribe. Prosecutors said Monday Ahdohlowah Esther Tonihka
BBB Lists Top 10 Scams
Offbeat  (tags: scams, money, credit card, interesting, theft )

- 2917 days ago -
The Better Business Bureau has released a list of the top 10 scams and rip-offs of 2009
Screwdriver-Armed Crooks Lock Kids in Bathroom, Make Off With Ferrari: Cops
Offbeat  (tags: home invasion, children, crime, theft, police )

- 2951 days ago -
The Brooklyn home of the owner of Willoughby's Camera was "ransacked" Tuesday night by three robbers who locked two children in a bathroom and made off in the family Ferrari, police said.
Egypt Donkey Jailed for Theft
Offbeat  (tags: animals, donkey, theft, justice, Egypt )

- 3411 days ago -
An Egyptian donkey has been jailed for stealing corn on the cob from a field belonging to an agricultural research institute in the Nile Delta. The man who had his ass thrown in jail got off with a fine of 50 Egyptian pounds (nine dollars, six euros).
Robbers Take It All Off: Stolen Costumes Leave Strippers With No Clothes
Offbeat  (tags: strippers, costumes, clothes, theft )

- 3518 days ago -
A group of Australian male strippers were left with nothing to put over their down unders when a thief made off with their costumes.
Burglars Done in By Doughnuts
Offbeat  (tags: theft, doughnuts, police, cowboy )

- 3607 days ago -
ROSEBURG, Ore. - When two guys in cowboy garb offered the sheriff's deputies doughnuts, and then the deputies investigated a burglary involving doughnuts and the prints of cowboy boots, it didn't take Sherlock Holmes to crack the case.
Colombian Devil's Breath - Zombie Drug - Scopolamine - Burundanga   video
Offbeat  (tags: Mind control, zombie, scopolamine, Burundanga, Columbia, rape, theft, criminal, unusual, bizarre )

- 3620 days ago -
A drug that can cause complete elimination of your own free will. The chemical is Scopalamine. This substance is used to treat motion sickness. The Drug turns crime victims into Zombies.
Texas Mayor Resigns Over Shih Tzu
Offbeat  (tags: alice, texas, usa, mayor, shih tzu, dog, pet, puddles, theft, missing )

- 3640 days ago -
The mayor of a small town in Texas has resigned after secretly keeping her neighbour's Shih Tzu while pretending it had died. Neighbours had asked Alice Mayor Grace Saenz-Lopez to look after the dog, Puddles, during a holiday. She called them to say it
2 Bring Corpse to Store to Cash Check
Offbeat  (tags: dead, theft, bizarre )

- 3665 days ago -
Two men wheeled a dead man through the streets in an office chair to a check-cashing store and tried to cash his Social Security check before being arrested on fraud charges, police said.
42-Foot-Tall Inflatable Snowman Stolen -Frosty Is Described as a White Male,Sporting a Red Hat and Scarf,With a Pipe in His Mout
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, bizarre, humans, christmas, theft, unusual )

- 3700 days ago -
"Frosty" the snowman has been swiped.The 42-foot-tall inflatable holiday decoration was taken from a tree farm.Officials at Dixon Farms say Frosty,worth about $10,000,was last seen Friday night.A $1,000 reward has been posted for the safe return of the>>>
Major Lingerie Haul in My Hometown
Offbeat  (tags: theft, robbery, stolen lingerie, Victoria's Secret, Fairfield, Connecticut )

- 3742 days ago -
I had to post this happened at the Victoria's Secret store in Fairfield, Connecticut. I grew up there.
A 'Bra Bandit' Strikes Flagstaff, AZ
Offbeat  (tags: Flagstaff, AZ, police, theft, mall, underwear, bras, Victoria's Secret, employees, business, business hours, police investigation )

- 3770 days ago -
According to police, about $15,000 worth of underwear from Victoria's Secret was taken Saturday without tipping off employees. Those responsible were able to haul about 350 bras out the main entrance during business hours...even left some behind!
Help, Police! My Stash Was Stolen!
Offbeat  (tags: theft, robbery, pot, marijuana, police, Santa Cruz, California )

- 3787 days ago -
Only on the left coast - Santa Cruz, California man called the cops after he was robbed at gunpoint of his 1/4-lb. of pot. I want to live in northern California and have for years! You'll see why when you read the story.
What Does a Naked Hula Dancer Have to Do With Beer?
Offbeat  (tags: teenagers, beer, theft, hula, naked, Missouri )

- 3797 days ago -
Visit the story site and make sure to watch the video...I swear the tree, duct-tape and mop robbers must be related to these guys!

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