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A 25-year-old Spirit Airlines employee was arrested after stealing passengers’ belongings from their luggage at Fort Lauderdale- Hollywood International Airport.

Atlanta rapper Young Thug said an apartment concierge let an unknown person take his Louis Vuitton bag holding about 200 unreleased songs and more than $100,000 worth of jewelry and cash.

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A New Jersey woman who served as the financial manager for her church reportedly stole over a half a million dollars to pay for wedding and other personal expenses, according to prosecutors. She used the stolen money for thousands of online purchases, car loans, satellite television, cell phone bills and even her own wedding.https://t.co/ot9TTsKswh — […]

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Federal authorities are accusing a former Wells Fargo employee of stealing more than $88,000 in cash from the vault of a bank in North Carolina. An indictment unsealed this week alleges 29-year-old Arlando M. Henderson took the cash from customer deposits on at least 18 occasions throughout 2019 and then rigged […]

You get no sympathy when you’re from Chicago and leave your stuff in the car and get robbed. Damon was in Houston for a show with HBCU Comedy Jam. He decided to go to Papadeaux on the “beautiful sunny day,” and when he came back outside he found the windows to his car busted out […]

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Prosecutors say two men in Los Angeles were arrested after using open houses to rob homes of celebrities, including singers Usher and Adam Lambert. The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office said Thursday that 32-year-old realtor Jason Emil Yaselli and 33-year-old Benjamin Ackerman burglarized celebrity homes and other residences between 2016 […]

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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say three thieves smashed a display window of a high-end department store and stole three mannequins dressed from head to feet in designer clothes. Police say the theft occurred around 4:15 a.m. Wednesday at the Neiman Marcus store on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. They say three people wearing hoodies pulled up […]

A family accusing Phoenix police of misconduct is seeking $10 million from the city after an incident that began with a child taking a doll from a dollar store, KTAR News reports. A notice of claim was filed Thursday morning and it accuses police officers of battery, unlawful imprisonment, false arrest, infliction of emotional distress […]

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HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) — Police say two female acquaintances vanished with more than half a million dollars in jewelry from star NFL running back Le’Veon Bell’s Florida home. Hollywood police say Bell returned from the gym May 25 and found the women gone and his jewelry missing. The police report obtained by The Associated Press […]

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Dennis Rodman has denied allegations he was involved in robbery at a yoga studio. TMZ caught up with the former NBA forward, who insists “We didn’t steal s–t!” As we previously reported, the owners of VIBES Hot Yoga in Newport Beach, California, say Rodman served as a distraction while his accomplices jacked over $500 in clothing, TMZ Sports reported. […]

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One 7-Eleven owner wasn’t in a rush to get cops involved when confronted with a theft in his store.