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Thief stole nearly $100,000 Worth Of Maggie Noodles!

GEORGIA: A thief with a hankering for soup is afoot in Georgia after police in Fayette County discovered someone had stolen nearly $100,000 worth of ramen noodles. Deputies are looking into the theft of a large trailer holding the massive amounts of soup, according to Fox 5 Atlanta. The 53-foot trailer was parked at a Chevron store on Georgia Interstate Highway 85 north. The theft occurred sometime between July 25 and Aug. 1. The local sheriff said the trailer had been secured at the time. The owner of the trailer…

Thief ‘Hypnotizes’, Kidnaps, Robs 15-Year-Old

MUMBAI: A man allegedly 'hypnotized' Anurag, kidnapped him and then robbed him of his gold ornaments. According to Anurag, around 4 pm on Saturday, he left Global hospital, where his father is getting treated for dengue, with his aunt and sister. They were walking back home. They reached near the Parel ROB around 4.30 pm, and a man on a bike stopped next to them and asked them to help him because his house was being renovated. Anurag told mid-day, "I sat on his bike. He first took me to Dadar, Wadala, Antop Hill, GTB…

Thief snatches mobile phone from 4-year-old

HANOI, Vietnam: A thief in Vietnam was caught on camera snatching a mobile phone from the hands of a four-year-old toddler. As the little one, mounted on a bike continues to play on the smartphone, a man is seen hovering around. And even before the little kid realises, the man wearing a full-sleeves tee and cap walks up to the child and snatches the phone out of his hands running from the crime scene. The child startled by the theft looks baffled for a few seconds before breaking down into tears and starts wailing.…

Thief hides in suitcase, robs passengers’ bus baggage

LILLE, FRANCE: It was a mystery that had police puzzled for a while: a rash of thefts reported by passengers who had taken the 75-minute bus trip between Paris and Beauvais airport. An eagle-eyed driver has been credited with helping crack the case last week after he spotted a suspicious suitcase being loaded onto his bus as he prepared to drive from Paris to the airport, a hub for low-cost airlines. Acting on his tip-off about a large brown bag that appeared to be moving on its own, police at Beauvais pounced on a…

Mystery thief chopping off women’s hair sparks fear in India

LUCKNOW: Police are investigating a mysterious raft of attacks in which Indian women say they're waking up to find someone has chopped off their hair. A top official in northern Uttar Pradesh state said police have advised people not to believe or spread rumors following the death of a 65-year-old woman who was beaten by a mob on suspicion that she was a witch responsible for the hair theft. Anand Kumar says village committees have been ordered to quash rumors about ghosts or witches cutting off women's braids. Police…

‘Spiderman’ thief gets eight years for $100m Paris art heist

PARIS: A thief nicknamed "Spiderman", who stole five masterpieces from a top Paris museum, was sentenced to eight years in prison on Monday for one of the most daring art heists in recent years. Vjeran Tomic and two accomplices were also fined a whopping 104 million euros ($110 million) over the theft of five paintings by Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Georges Braque, Ferdinand Leger and Amedeo Modigliani from the Musee d'Art Moderne in 2010. The artworks, which were estimated by the City of Paris to be worth 109…

Man phones police from roof of speeding car to thwart thief

A man clung onto the roof of his father's stolen car and called police on his mobile phone during a 130 km per hour (80 miles per hour) motorway chase before the thief was arrested. Osama Aoukili, who was largely unscathed after the late-night chase near France's border with Switzerland on Sunday, told French media his reaction was spontaneous. "I told myself this was my father's car and that it meant a lot to him," Aoukili told BFM TV. Police commander Christophe Lesznewski said the chase through Oyonnax town and…

WATCH: Driver exacts revenge on mobile snatcher with his Kung Fu skills

BEIJING: A truck driver demonstrated an unusual act of bravery after confronting a thief who stole his mobile phone. The driver exacted revenge on a phone thief by kung fu kicking him off his moving moped. CCTV footage from Foshan in Guangdong, south east China, shows the trucker running out into the road. The Chinese motorist spotted the man nabbing his phone from the cab of his lorry and saw him drive off on his scooter. But when the eagle-eyed trucker saw the thief driving past again later that day, he was not…