Helen (heleninwales) wrote,

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I just found this amusing and wanted to share...

From our local paper, the Cambrian News, Thursday 26 July 2007

Headline: Burglary bid is foiled by use of sticky tape


A man put sticky tape around his shoes to avoid leaving footprints when he tried to burgle a Tywyn builders' yard. But magistrates were told last week that witnesses had heard unusual sticky tape noises coming from the yard and told Tywyn police.

The youth was quickly arrested and charged and the article rambles on (as our local paper is wont to do) with all the details of the trial.

Some people are just too clever for their own good. :)

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