New York Grinch Steals Lollipop Lights from House

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  A New York woman was caught on a residential surveillance camera stealing the homeowner’s lollipop ornaments. Tiffany C. Fischer, 31, of Island Park, was identified and arrested at her home Monday (Dec. 14, 2015).  She was charged with petty larceny, according to Nassau County police. Officers first thought it was a man who stole […]

Walmart Shoplifter Uses Cart as Weapon in Getaway Attempt

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A Florida shoplifter used a shopping cart in an attempt to escape with a stolen Xbox controller from a Walmart store. Phenerde Ulysse, 23, of West Palm Beach, was arrested Nov. 15, 2015 after taking the controller from a Greenacres Wal-Mart. A loss prevention officer tried to stop him, but the suspect shoved a shopping cart at […]

Connecticut Shoplifter Caught After Hiding in Pre-School Dumpster

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A Connecticut shoplifter was caught by police after hiding in a pre-school dumpster, authorities said. Heisze Chan, 36, of Stamford, was arrested after fleeing from CVS store in Greenwich on April 14, 2015. She tried to hide in a dumpster at Gateway Preschool and was subsequently found in a pile of trash. Officers went to […]

NY Woman Tapes ‘Judge Judy’ & Gets Busted for Stealing on Flight Home

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A New York dummy lost her case on Judge Judy and then got arrested for stealing on the flight home after taping the TV show, authorities said. Melissa Perez, 26, of the Bronx, lost her case tried by Judge Judy, which is taped in California. She then returned home – but not before getting into trouble […]

New York Officer Manager Poses as Dentist & Pulls Teeth

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The manager at a New York dental office posed as a dentist when her boss was away, pulling teeth and even giving a pregnant woman an unauthorized procedure, authorities say. Valbona Yzeiraj, 45, of White Plains, New York is accused of illegally performing a root canal, extractions and injections without a licensed dentist at her workplace. […]

Oklahoma Woman Steals Parrot in Front of Kids

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An Oklahoma woman bird-napped a parrot from a pet store in St. Johns County Florida while in the store with her children, authorities said. Dawn Christine Griman, 47, of Ada, was seen entering Pet World and leaving with a white-eyed conure parrot valued at $600. The store owner caught the incident on camera, showing the suspect opening […]

Woman Arrested in Boston Marathon Scam for Claiming Foot Injuries in Bombing

A scam artist was captured in Maine and faces charges of submitting medical claims for more $20,000 for injuries she never suffered at the Boston Marathon bombings. Amey Malloy, 49, of Portland, was arrested Jan. 14 on charges of larceny and attempted larceny. Authorities say the woman collected $8,000 from One Fund in July 2013 […]

Sheriff’s Wife Changes Price tags at Belk in N.C.

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Talk about embarrassing your hubby. The wife of a sheriff in North Carolina was recently arrested for larceny after allegedly altering prices at the Belk store in Randolph County. Sandra Reid, 56, of Asheboro, was serving as a lieutenant with the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office when the arrest occurred, and she has stepped down from […]