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Orange County meal prep business owner and daughter disables alleged thief with a table

  • Chef Carol Garnier and her daughter Mary Dao successfully thwarted a man who allegedly tried to steal from their meal prep business in Westminster, California, on Sunday.
  • Surveillance video obtained by ABC7 News shows the moment the alleged thief entered Prepped With Love and headed straight for their fridges.
  • The mother-and-daughter duo are seen springing into action, pulling a large table to corner the man and preventing him from advancing behind the counter.
  • Police reportedly described the man as a known transient.

A chef and her daughter running a meal prep business in Westminster, California, successfully thwarted an alleged thief with a large table on Sunday.

Chef Carol Garnier, who owns Prepped With Love at 14250 Beach Boulevard, said the man entered their business at around 7:45 p.m., just after the last customer left.

Thai serial thief who stole hundreds of phones while only wearing white briefs arrested

  • A serial thief known as “Mr. Underpants” has been arrested by Thai police for stealing hundreds of mobile phones from nine Banana stores across Thailand.
  • The thief was caught on CCTV footage robbing the stores wearing only his underwear.
  • Thai police apprehended the man on Tuesday and seized hundreds of phones.
  • According to the thief, some of the phones were sold and the rest were given away to homeless individuals.
  • The man stated that he took off his clothes as it gave him “confidence” and he chose to steal from Banana stores as he loves “bananas” and “the color yellow.”

Thai police have arrested a serial thief known as “Mr. Underpants” on Tuesday after he stole hundreds of mobile phones from nine Banana stores across Thailand wearing only his underwear.  

For more than six months, four arrest warrants were issued against 23-year-old Jeh Issamaeh Hama from Narathiwat province of Thailand. He reportedly stole from Banana branches in Yala, Hat Yai, Patthalung, Nakhon Nayok, Nakhon Si Thammarat, Nong Bua Lamphu, Ubon Ratchatani, Hua Hin and Sai Mai in Bangkok. 

Tokyo Police arrest 24-year-old suspect dubbed the ‘Lego Kid’ for stealing toys

  • Naoto Daitoku, 24, and his two accomplices, aged 17 and 19, were arrested on June 24 by the Tokyo Metropolitan Police on suspicion of stealing 12 toys on the evening of Dec. 16, 2021.
  • The thieves were reported to have been shoplifting Lego blocks and other toys from a mall toy store in Tokyo’s Adachi Ward, which earned Daitoku the nickname “Lego Kid” among the staff.
  • Daitoku and his 17-year-old accomplice denied the charges of shoplifting 55,000 yen (approximately $402) worth of toys.
  • The 19-year-old suspect reportedly admitted to the police that all three of them stole the toys and sold them afterwards.
  • It was revealed that the three suspects became acquainted through “toritetsu,” a community of railway enthusiasts whose hobbies include taking pictures of trains.

The Tokyo Metropolitan Police have arrested a 24-year-old man dubbed the “Lego Kid” among toy store staff in Tokyo’s Adachi Ward.

Naoto Daitoku and his two accomplices, aged 17 and 19, were arrested on June 24 on suspicion of stealing 12 toys on the evening of Dec. 16, 2021.

Violent Robber Targeting Asian Mothers with Children in San Jose Finally Arrested

purse snatching

San Jose Police has arrested the man caught on camera of committing a violent purse snatching involving a mother and her young daughter.

The suspect, Pablo Cabrera, was identified by the police based on his description, vehicle, and method of crime operation. Authorities were also able to link him to the other string of robberies where he usually targets Asian females carrying expensive purses, according to ABC 7.

Chinese Baker Offers Free Cake to Thief After He Broke In to Compare Cakes

A thief was caught trying to steal from a bakery in Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, China but instead of working with police to bring the man into custody, the owner gladly offered him a free cake.

The incident happened last Wednesday when the bakery owner, only identified by her surname Wang, discovered that someone broke into her bakery. She immediately reported what happened to the police.