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Thieves steal puppies, children’s Christmas presents

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JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

A grinch not only stole the presents a woman bought for her children, she said they also stole her two puppies.

The victim told Jonesboro police that sometime between 10 p.m. Wednesday and 6 a.m. Thursday, someone broke into her home in the 300-block of North Bridge Road.

She said the thief took two full-blooded pit bull puppies, worth $800. She also said they stole all of her children’s Christmas presents, including assorted clothes and toys.

According to the incident report, the woman also said the culprits took a variety of hand tools and a bottle of whiskey.

The victim said she had no idea who would have broken in.

Officer John Eidson, Jr. said there was “no evidence to collect.”

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