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Mystery Soap Thief Unmasked as Gang of Squirrels
Offbeat  (tags: squirrels, mystery, thief, funny, humor, humans, bizarre )

Giana
- 415 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
When residents of a leafy street noticed that their soap and shower gel was going missing from their bathrooms they thought they were going mad.
Thief Returns Money Stolen From Shrine 10 Years Ago, With Interest
Offbeat  (tags: shrine, stolen, return, interst, thief, Japan )

Naoko
- 1657 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
"There is something I have to apologize to this shrine for." Those were the opening words of a letter found in the donation box at Yama Jinja shrine here along with 30,000 yen.
Suspected Burglar Considers Suing Police After Dog Bit Off His Ear
Offbeat  (tags: police dog, burglary, thief, lawsuit, dog bit off ear, crime )

Simone
- 1858 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Leon Reid, 31, was left screaming in pain after the dog attacked him, but the ear was packed in ice and sewn back on later in hospital. The jobless burglary suspect appeared in court charged with burglary with a large white bandage over his right ear
Police Say Girl, 10, Tried To Rob Mapco Express Store VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: thief, rob, mapco express )

Sc
- 2363 days ago - wsmv.com
FRANKLIN, Tenn. -- Police in Franklin said a 10-year-old girl tried to rob a Mapco Express late Monday night. The clerk said the main reason he called police was that he was worried about the girl being out so late and trying to rob a store. He
Alleged Safe Thief Asks for Phone Call When The Safe Was Open
Offbeat  (tags: dumb, dumber, thief, robbing, safe )

Sc
- 2364 days ago - whec.com
AP) CHICAGO - An alleged thief wasn't fazed when workers at a Chicago muffler shop told him a safe he wanted to rob wasn't open. He just asked them to give him a call when their boss returned with the combination. The 18-year-old got a call. But so
Man Gets 30 Days in Jail for Taco Theft
Offbeat  (tags: taco, thief, jail )

Sc
- 2369 days ago - whec.com
LOS ANGELES - A man who pretended to be a CEO complaining about his fast-food order in a taco scam was sentenced to 30 days in jail after authorities saw the prank in an online video. Rialto police said it was an easy case to crack because the video,
Stolen Malamute Reunited With Owner After Theft From Boynton Beach Deli SOUND CLIP
Offbeat  (tags: alaskan malamute, thief, stolen, found )

Sc
- 2371 days ago - palmbeachpost.com
A 3-month-old Alaskan malamute and her owner have been reunited and a woman arrested after the dog was snatched from the doorstep of Jason's Deli in Boynton Beach. Robin Christine Valentine reported the pup, valued at $2,000, stolen Monday. She told
Thief Returns WomanâEUR(TM)s Stolen Ashes
Offbeat  (tags: thief, cremation, ashes )

Sc
- 2375 days ago - whec.com
FOREST LAKE, Minn. - A Forest Lake woman has her mom's ashes back. Last month, a thief burglarized Michele Siedow's home and stole her mother's ashes. Two days after news media reported the theft, Siedow received the cremains in the mail, in a padded
83-Year-Old Woman Foils Purse Snatcher
Offbeat  (tags: thief, elderly )

Sc
- 2375 days ago - whec.com
SANTA FE, N.M. - An 83-year-old great-grandmother thwarted a would-be purse snatcher with a gas nozzle and an iron grip. Bernie Garcia said a young man approached her at a gas station as she was buying fuel for her van and asked for money. When she
Dog of a Night for Man Trying to Steal Mastiffs
Offbeat  (tags: funny, man, tries to steal mastiff, cornered, thief, dogs revenge )

Simone
- 2388 days ago - chinadaily.com.cn
A man found himself cornered by the two Tibetan mastiffs he was trying to steal on Tuesday night in Tianjin. The thief, Zhang, had heard about the valuable pedigree dogs several nights before he tried to steal them, when he dined with their owner's
Police Hunt Dwarf Thieves - Sweden
Offbeat  (tags: sweden, dwarfs, small people, thief, robbery, bus, funny )

Chrissy
- 2427 days ago - news.com.au
POLICE are quizzing "people of limited stature" after a gang of crooks used dwarves concealed inside sports bags to rob long-distance coaches. Once inside the buses the tiny thieves slip out from their hiding place to rifle through the belongings of
Dunkin' Donuts Worker Beats Up Thief With Coffee Mug | FOXNews.Com
Offbeat  (tags: dunkin donuts, worker, beat, thief, cash, coffee, mug, youtube )

Jean
- 2469 days ago - foxnews.com
When a thief started taking cash from his register over the weekend, Dunkin' Donuts employee Dustin Hoffmann fought back by clobbering man with ceramic mug. But Hoffmann admits he was less worried about the stolen cash than how he might look on YouTube.
US Camera Thief Leaves Picture-Perfect Evidence -- Dumbest Criminal
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, funny, interesting, thief, camera )

Cathryne
- 2512 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
Police investigating the theft of a digital camera from a store in the US state of Connecticut were surprised to find the thief had left a picture of himself on a display model. According to the Hartford Courant newspaper, video surveillance shows the man
Woman Accused of Stealing Toilet Paper Could Spend Years Behind Bars
Offbeat  (tags: toilet paper, thief, jail time )

David
- 2634 days ago - davickservices.com
A woman from Marshalltown Iowa is accused of stealing toilet paper from the Marshall County Courthouse and could find herself facing years behind bars
   

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