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Burglar to get his 83,000 pounds from police


April 6th, 2012 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 6 (IANS) A burglar in Britain has been allowed to keep 83,000 pounds (about $132,000) found at his home after he convinced the judge that it was the ... Read more...

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CCTV police officer ‘chased himself’ after being mistaken for burglar


February 9th, 2012 - 12:34 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Feb 8 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The latest edition of the Police magazine has given a hilarious account of a burglar chase in England. The report said a junior officer chased his shadow ... Read more...

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One-armed bandit jailed after robbing for 35 years


December 19th, 2011 - 12:22 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 19 (IANS) A one-armed burglar in Britain, who raided houses at will since the age of 10, has been finally nabbed and jailed after 35 years while stealing ... Read more...

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Thief starves for days in a locked-up flat


December 14th, 2011 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 14 (IANS) A burglar, who was accidentally locked up in an apartment by its owner in an eastern China city, was found barely breathing four days later as ... Read more...

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Texas man rescued after becoming stuck in chimney


November 29th, 2011 - 10:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Lubbock, Texas, Nov 29 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Firefighters in Texas were called in to rescue a man who got stuck in a chimney. The firefighters used a rope to get the man out ... Read more...

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I’m not sorry, you’re dumb: Thief to victims


November 24th, 2011 - 10:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 24 (IANS) A 16-year-old burglar, who was thought to expressing remorse while in rehabilitation, instead rubbed salt into his victims' wounds by describing them as being dumb enough ... Read more...

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Indian-origin MP condemns release of sleep-hit burglar


November 19th, 2011 - 6:55 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 19 (IANS) Indian-origin British MP Priti Patel has termed as "mockery of justice" the letting off of a burglar from community service because of a disorder that makes ... Read more...

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Man breaks into home to put up Christmas decorations


November 17th, 2011 - 1:13 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ohio, Nov 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) For breaking into someone’s home, an Ohio man has been placed in custody. A family returned to their house and had the shock of their lives when ... Read more...

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Man broke into home to watch TV


October 31st, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Portland, Ore., Oct 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A man has been arrested in Oregon for breaking into a house. Police say the burglar actually went to the house to watch television. 32-year-old Jason ... Read more...

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Burglar caught after falling asleep on bed


September 23rd, 2011 - 11:19 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Sept 23 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A burglar forgot where he was and decided to take a nap that turned out to be a costly one. The occupants of the house returned and ... Read more...

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Joey Barton helps catch burglar


August 16th, 2011 - 7:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Joey Barton is being hailed as a hero after he announced on Twitter that he “helped” the police to nab a burglar. The Newcastle player has been known in the past for ... Read more...

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Gomez doesn’t like Bieber’s ‘bad’ company


August 6th, 2011 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 6 (IANS) There's trouble in teen lovers Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez's life. The latter wants the "Baby" hitmaker to quit the company of his hip-hop friends.If ... Read more...

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Burglar hides in bank, held


August 3rd, 2011 - 12:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) A 21-year-old man has been arrested from a bank where he hid himself in order to commit burglary, police said Tuesday.Police said that Shiv Dutt, ... Read more...

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Court extends Delhi drug kingpin’s interim bail


June 13th, 2011 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 13 (IANS) The Delhi High Court Monday extended till this month-end the interim bail of alleged drug kingpin Sharafat Sheikh thus allowing him to remain out of ... Read more...

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Burglar who targetted elderly women gets 15 years in jail


June 8th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 8 (IANS) A violent burglar, who often targetted elderly women, has been awarded a punishment of 15 years in prison, a media report said.The jail term, a year ... Read more...

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Paris Hilton sued for not returning $60K in borrowed Damiani jewelry


April 7th, 2011 - 2:49 pm ICT by ANI
New York, April 7 (ANI): Hotel heiress Paris Hilton has been sued by German insurance giant Allianz for not returning 60,000 dollars in borrowed Damiani jewelry.The jewelry Hilton borrowed was stolen ... Read more...

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Marriage changes Russell Brand from wild to protecting one


March 24th, 2011 - 6:22 pm ICT by ANI
New York, March 24 (ANI): Russell Brand has revealed that he has dramatically changed after he married Katy Perry last year."There are a lot of areas where I've simply relinquished decision-making," ... Read more...

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My boyfriend is my hero: Paris Hilton


March 7th, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) Socialite Paris Hilton has credited her boyfriend Cy Waits for saving her life when a burglar entered her home."He's (Waits) my hero... This guy came ... Read more...

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US man dubbed ‘most stupid criminal ever’ pleads guilty to burglary


February 24th, 2011 - 5:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 24 (ANI): The US man, who was dubbed as "the most stupid criminal ever" after he posted a photo of himself on the Facebook page of the owner of ... Read more...

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83-yr-old UK grandma chases burglar, brings him to justice


February 1st, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 1 (ANI): An 83-year-old UK grandma showed no fear when a prolific thief confronted her at her home. Instead, she chased him down the streets and brought him to justice.Betty ... Read more...

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Octogenarian hits burglar who flees


January 20th, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 20 (IANS) A 6ft 4inch-tall burglar in Britain got more than he bargained for when he was battered with a walking stick by the homeowner - an 84-year-old woman.Doris Thiele, ... Read more...

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Susan Boyle forgives burglar for stealing her money


December 28th, 2010 - 4:45 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 28 (IANS) Scottish singing sensation Susan Boyle has forgiven the teenage burglar who stole cash from her home.The star returned to her house in West Lothian, Scotland, in January this ... Read more...

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Jermaine Jackson: Michael Jackson’s brother robbed off $200K


December 20th, 2010 - 10:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
December 20, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Jermaine Jackson, the famous brother of King of Pop Michael Jackson has been robbed off valuable worth nearly $200K. He has filed a ... Read more...

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Police Releases Surveillance Video Of L.A. Tan Robbery, Suspect Might Be “Honeybee Killer”


December 16th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Orland Park, Dec 16, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The law enforcement officials of Orland Park have released a surveillance video of a robbery which shows the incident inside the LA Tan salon, ... Read more...

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‘Stupid’ burglar posts pic of self taken with stolen laptop on owner’s Facebook page


December 16th, 2010 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 16 (ANI): A burglar in the US has been dubbed as the "most stupid criminal ever" after he took a picture of himself with a laptop he stole and ... Read more...

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Burglar Steals Mark McMullen’s Car While Neighbors Watch


December 12th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Dec 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) It came as a shock to the residents of Park Crescent, Darlington when they came to know that a brazen burglar duped them into thinking that ... Read more...

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Technology institute’s guard guns down burglar


December 5th, 2010 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
Ghaziabad, Dec 5 (IANS) A security guard of a private educational institute shot a burglar dead in Ghaziabad early Sunday, police said.The incident took place in the wee hours at the Lord ... Read more...

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Dumb NY thief covers fingerprints but shows face to security cameras!


November 28th, 2010 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 28 (ANI): A burglar in New York, who wore athletic socks to avoid leaving fingerprints, has been caught in security cameras that clearly show his face."He's not a mastermind," the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Russian molested by burglar in Goa apartment


November 17th, 2010 - 11:23 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Nov 17 (IANS) A 32-year-old Russian woman has alleged that a thief broke into her rented apartment at Colva beach village Wednesday morning, stole her laptop and molested her while she ... Read more...

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Florida teen burglar ‘netted after cops find MySpace account logged in’


November 9th, 2010 - 5:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 9 (ANI): An 18-year-old Florida teenager thief left his MySpace account logged in the computer of the house he ransacked - resulting in his arrest.South Florida Sun-Sentinel reported that a ... Read more...

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Startled burglar kills man in Delhi


October 29th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 29 (IANS) A man who returned home to find he was being burgled was shot dead in front of his wife and son by the startled burglar here, police ... Read more...

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Real Prison Time in Italy for Facebook Virtual Games Burglar?


October 28th, 2010 - 12:13 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Oct 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Italian police are searching for a new kind of burglar- the kind who “breaks in” to virtual homes on Facebook games, and “robs” the place of virtual ... Read more...

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Facebook Games Burglar in Italy Under Police Scanner


October 27th, 2010 - 8:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 27, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): who in their right mind will rob a virtual home in a Facebook game? Right now the Italian National Post Office is pondering ... Read more...

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Charges Placed Against Facebook’s Virtual Burglar In Italy


October 27th, 2010 - 7:54 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) An unidentified thief may be jailed in Italy for breaking and robbing a house, the one which exists not in the domain of physical reality but ... Read more...

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Burglar brought her 2 year old daughter & 51 year old mother on a heist


October 25th, 2010 - 9:02 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Michigan, Oct 25 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It seems that burglar – Nicole Bugajski thought that it was “Bring your family to work day” when she took her 2 year old daughter and her ... Read more...

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