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Published:September 21st, 2014 10:18 EST

Woman Steals Circuit Breaker From Gun Shop! Why, Dear God, Why?

By Robert Paul Reyes


"Police in Florida said members of the public helped to identify a woman caught on camera stealing a circuit breaker from behind a gun shop.


The Sarasota Police Department said the woman, whose name was not released, approached the Bullet Hole gun store in Sarasota through its rear parking lot Aug. 30 and pulled a circuit breaker out of a junction box.

The woman, who was carrying a white backpack, then left the parking lot with the pilfered piece of electrical equipment. "


It doesn`t make much sense to burglarize a gun shop; you know that the owner will be packing and that the store will be teeming with surveillance cameras.

But this brazen thief casually walked to the rear of the store, pulled a circuit breaker out of a junction box, and went on her merry way.

Enquiring minds want to know, why would anyone steal a circuit breaker? It`s not the type of item that you can quickly sell so you can buy some crack.

The cops released the surveillance footage on social media, and the thief was quickly identified.

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