- Associated Press - Friday, July 29, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) - He didn’t make a clean getaway.

Authorities say a shoplifter tried to steal 26 containers of laundry detergent from a New York City supermarket.

The Staten Island Advance (https://bit.ly/2anov44 ) says the dirty deed occurred Monday night.

Court documents say the man stuffed the detergent - valued at nearly $200 - into a black bag.

He tried to leave the store without paying - but police had a different destination in mind.


Information from: Staten Island Advance, https://www.silive.com

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