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'Hermit' nabbed after 27 years — and 1,000 burglaries — in woods of Maine

Christopher Knight - NBC News

A hermit who lived in the woods of Maine for 27 years was arrested breaking into a camp and admitted to more than 1,000 burglaries, police said Wednesday. Christopher Knight left home when he was 19 and his family never reported him missing.


'Batman' drags suspect to police station, vanishes

Batman - NBCNews

A mystery man dressed as Batman demonstrated the same crime-fighting skills as the caped crusader when he handed over a suspect wanted for burglary in Britain.


78-year-old grandma charged in NJ burglary ring


A 78-year-old grandmother has been charged in a New Jersey burglary ring that included two of her grandchildren, police said.


Rapper LL Cool J nabs intruder at Los Angeles home

LL Cool J

LL Cool J plays a special agent on TV's "NCIS: Los Angeles" and now he's caught an actual bad guy. Los Angeles police say the rapper grabbed and held a burglary suspect at his Studio City home Wednesday morning.


N. Calif. home of late Steve Jobs burglarized

Computers and personal items worth more than $60,000 have been stolen from the Northern California home of the late Steve Jobs. The San Jose Mercury News reports 35-year-old Kariem McFarlin, of Alameda, has been arrested and charged with residential burglary and selling stolen property. He remains jailed with bail set at $500,000 pending an Aug. 20 court hearing.


'I'm stupid': Burglary suspect gets stuck in chimney

Police said the person found in the chimney of a suburban-Atlanta home was not Santa Claus arriving early but a 17-year-old alleged burglar who got stuck.


Woman, 63, collars burglary suspect, 29

A 63-year-old woman grabbed a burglar less than half her age after she found him in her home and made him wait for the police, according to reports.


Man Breaks Into Home, Woman Stabs & Chases Him Down Street

Police had to rescue a burglar from a woman who got stabby when he broke in and tried to rob her.


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