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Indian Charity Wiped Out Be Thieves

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A non-profit group that helps Albuquerque's Native American community says it was completely cleaned out by thieves over the weekend. Everything from TVs to computers to Christmas decorations were stolen

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Dee C (23)
Monday November 16, 2009, 8:00 pm
Oh no..What an awful shame that happened..It's bad enough to steal anything from anyone..anywhere...But even lower to take from a charity..

Thanks Terry..

Donn M (56)
Monday November 16, 2009, 9:33 pm
Yes, Dee, it takes a real lowlife to steal from a charity. Hopefully, it will cause a surge in donations that will more than make up for the theft.

mary f (202)
Tuesday November 17, 2009, 12:41 am

Arild Gone for now (174)
Tuesday November 17, 2009, 4:39 am
Scums, but if you're a thief I don't believe that they think to much about from whom the'yre stealing. Sad story.

Terry G (11)
Tuesday November 17, 2009, 5:56 am
Perhaps a bunch of us should go on the WAR PATH and do something about scum like these.
Of course it's possible that the current influx of homes being invaded and robbed, banks being robbed, and the fact that the crime rate has increased would cease if the jobless rate weren't so high. Anytime the economy is so bad, crime does increase. We need jobs, jobs, jobs.

Sheryl G (363)
Tuesday November 17, 2009, 10:04 am
I agree, anytime the economy is rough the crime rate increases, but is still no excuse to steal. Those theives tend to only steal from others who are having it equally as bad or maybe even worse than they are. To steal at all is just so wrong but this does sink to a lower low when one steals from a charity before the holidays.

Anumpeshi Aduddell (227)
Tuesday November 17, 2009, 11:28 am
This is so very sad, unlike other foundations with Insurance and money to back them, this charity will probably have no way to rebuild itself or community projects!There is a new law about to come out, a Hate crime law, and this will be used by native americans for acts against them,yakoke

SUSAN T (14)
Tuesday November 17, 2009, 3:07 pm
What a total crime and shame this has happened. Please know that all of us who know of your struggles are saying prayers for the return of the things stolen, and the thieves punished. Just keep up with the good works you are doing and don't lose heart.

Katz R (54)
Tuesday November 17, 2009, 6:53 pm
hopefully people will pitch in an help that can, that's the worse kind of theivery

David B (34)
Tuesday November 17, 2009, 7:23 pm
now if it's property then if they have pawnshop owners who are worth anything at all they should help nail these trash!!

Mandi T (376)
Tuesday November 17, 2009, 10:36 pm
Why am I not surprised. Thieves are stealing from anyone and anything these days. Makes me sad and worried.
Tks for posting Terry.

sonsydee E (36)
Saturday November 21, 2009, 5:33 am
low life scum,to take from a charity is disgusting.
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