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Other poultryyards in the neighbourhood also suffered.Pilfering was housebreaking to Mr.
At length, in a fit of professional enthusiasm, he insisted upon producing his box of housebreaking tools: which he had no sooner stumbled in with, and opened for the purpose of explaining the nature and properties of the various implements it contained, and the peculiar beauties of their construction, than he fell over the box upon the floor, and went to sleep where he fell.
This functionary, being, of course, well used to such scenes; looking upon all kinds of robbery, from petty larceny up to housebreaking or ventures on the highway, as matters in the regular course of business; and regarding the perpetrators in the light of so many customers coming to be served at the wholesale and retail shop of criminal law where he stood behind the counter; received Mr Brass's statement of facts with about as much interest and surprise, as an undertaker might evince if required to listen to a circumstantial account of the last illness of a person whom he was called in to wait upon professionally; and took Kit into custody with a decent indifference.
They were seen in a black Volkswagen Golf that had been reported stolen during a housebreaking overnight.
Ronay, who has seven previous convictions for housebreaking as well as dozens for dishonesty, stayed inside to ransack her home in the town's centre.
An 18-year-old man, Olagoke Segun, on Tuesday appeared before a Modakeke Magistrates' Court in Osun over alleged housebreaking and stealing.
"In addition, you have a very substantial record for crimes of dishonesty and thefts by housebreaking, although I accept the frequency of those has reduced in recent years."
He is accused of two charges of housebreaking with intent to steal and two charges of theft by housebreaking.
Prosecutor Liam Ewing said: "The accused has a number of previous convictions including for reset, theft of a motor vehicle, attempted housebreaking, theft by housebreaking, assault and driving while disqualified.
Summary: Rachakonda (Telangana) [India], July 05 (ANI): Special Operations Team (SOT) of Telangana Police on Friday nabbed an inter-state gang of three members who were allegedly involved in housebreaking cases in Rachakonda limits.
Ian Mitchell, 34, a prisoner, was jailed for 15 months after he also admitted the housebreaking charge.
Five men of a housebreaking and cable theft gang have been arrested here.