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OT: ProTip- When robbing a store do not leave trail of Cheetos to your house


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Initial post: Jan 9, 2013 6:07:34 PM PST
http://gma.yahoo.com/blogs/abc-blogs/trail-cheetos-leads-store-robber-190520613--abc-news-topstories.html

Police nabbed a South Carolina teenager when they followed a trail of Cheetos leading from a convenience store to a local residence where he was staying.

Austin Lee Westfall Presler, 19, was arrested on January 6 in Kershaw County, S.C., after allegedly stealing beer, cigarettes, snacks and energy drinks from the local Cassatt Country Store, WLTX reported. Calls placed to Kershaw County sheriff's office by ABCNews.com were not immediately returned.

Store manager Howard "Buck" Buckholz told ABCNews.com that Presler only stole $160 worth of goods, but caused upwards of $2,500 worth of damage.

"The fella broke in our store 2:30 a.m. on Sunday morning," he said. "We were called at 3:15 a.m. The fuel truck fella said that the front door had been knocked in, so he called it in. He knocked out our front door, he knocked out the beer cooler, and stole beer, cigarettes, Slim Jims, and in his haste, he punctured two or three bags of Cheetos."

Those Cheetos were strewn all over the store's floor and in the doorway. Buckholz said that a neighbor across the street told him and police that the car Presler was driving was parked across the street at the Hard Times Café.

"Cheetos were all over the parking lot, at the place where he parked his car, and at the residence," Buckholz said.

Presler does not live in the area, but was staying with someone that lives less than 1/5 of a mile from his store, Buckholz said.

"He was very easy to catch," he said. "It was a very quick deal."

Posted on Jan 9, 2013 6:09:41 PM PST
1#Fetish says:
Follow the yellow brick road.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 9, 2013 6:27:18 PM PST
Hey says:
More like "The Hideous Neon Orange Road"

Also, this

http://wondermark.com/601/

Posted on Jan 9, 2013 6:55:21 PM PST
This isn't OT, Jason, you mentioned Cheetos :)

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 9, 2013 7:06:37 PM PST
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