Thursday, November 16, 2006

More proof that the gene pool is contaminated

PARIS, Nov 15 (Reuters Life!) - What's a television without its remote control? Not much, decided a thief in southwestern France who returned to the home from which he had just stolen a TV to pick up the remote control -- and was arrested.
The man robbed a retiree's house in the village of Mussidan, taking the TV set and some hunting rifles, police said. While the owner was reporting the theft at the local police station, the thief returned.
Alert neighbors tipped off the police and they caught the man red-handed.
"He came back to take the remote control," a local police spokesman said. "I guess there's daring and there's stupid."

4 comments:

LoisLane said...

Oh lord. (shaking head)

Katrina said...

Haha! That's an excellent story. It gives me hope that we might just be able to catch some of these guys and lower the crime rate!

Karen said...

Puh-Lease! He seriously did that? wow...

Heather said...

LOLOLOL that is gonna win one of those stupidest criminal awards LOL