Posts tagged "theft"

Man Is Accused Of Stealing 7,500 Pounds Of Candy

A man in Hesperia, California was arrested on Thursday for hoarding huge amounts of stolen candy in his garage.

Although Jesus Ibarra was freed on bail, his candy…

Katrin Higher | January 10, 2016 - 2:30 pm

Chris Brown Being Investigated For Battery And Theft Against A Woman In Las Vegas

Surprise, surprise, Chris Brown has done it again.

According to a press release from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, on Saturday morning, police responded to a report…

Katrin Higher | January 3, 2016 - 9:30 am

Thai Police Pull A Stolen Diamond Out Of A Woman’s Butt

Ah a diamond in the rump! (sorry)

A Chinese woman was recently caught red-butted (sorry) carrying (in her gut) a diamond worth 10 million baht ($278,000) that she…

Katrin Higher | September 13, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Florida Cheeseburglar Steals Tons Of Mozzarella In A Truck

Today in Crimes That Are Totally Worth It: Someone stole a truck trailer containing multiple tons of mozzarella cheese from a parking lot in Florida. The cheese was meant for…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | March 10, 2015 - 3:30 pm

Lupita Nyong’o’s Academy Awards Dress Was Stolen

Lupita Nyong’o’s $150,000 pearl-covered Calvin Klein Academy Awards dress was stolen from her West Hollywood hotel yesterday. Hmm, Amelia has been missing from her office for the last few…

Claire Hannum | February 26, 2015 - 7:00 pm

Be My Boyfriend(s): Two Awesome Thieves Who Stole More Than $65K In Chicken

Dear Dewayne Patterson and Renaldo Jackson,

You guys obviously like chicken. And I like guys who like chicken. So let’s have a menage a poulet. At least, I’m…

Julie Gerstein | January 29, 2013 - 8:30 am

Be My Boyfriend: Man Who Stole Lobsters To Support Drug Habit

Oh, Charles Shumanis III, the love we could have had. Earlier this month, Shumanis, 47, was convicted of stealing lobsters (!) and other meat from an Allentown, Pennsylvania-area supermarket, with…

Julie Gerstein | November 6, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Hair Weave Thefts Are On The Rise

In recent months, there’s been a rise in burglaries at hair salons catering to African American clientele. But thieves aren’t stealing money or expensive equipment — they’re taking hair extensions,…

Julie Gerstein | May 15, 2012 - 3:20 pm

11 (Alleged) Celebrity Thieves

You might think a world-famous filmmaker and author would be above petty crime. But you would be wrong! Miranda July, the twee mind behind the film “You And Me And…

Jessica Wakeman | October 5, 2011 - 9:00 am

Kate Moss Was Robbed! Burglar Took Off With Her Banksy Portrait

Breaking into a supermodel’s house is easier than you would think. Police in London say a burglar nabbed $115,000 worth of art from Kate Moss’ house on Thursday night while…

Jessica Wakeman | May 21, 2010 - 5:20 pm

Would You Be Able To Spot An ATM Skimmer?

An ATM skimmer is basically a device that is put on top of an ATM machine to secretly capture your card number, and it can be used in conjunction with…

Annika Harris | February 4, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Truckload of Victoria Beckham Dresses Stolen At Knife Point

It took us a while to come to terms with the idea that Posh Spice (some people call her “Victoria Beckham“) could design clothes we’d legitimately want to wear. Lately…

Lily Q | December 7, 2009 - 6:50 pm

Nude Maid Is Also Suspected Jewelry Thief

There’s been a theft of $40,000 worth of jewelry from a fancy home in the Tampa Bay area, and the prime suspect is a nude maid. The home’s resident found…

Catherine Strawn | May 27, 2008 - 7:30 pm