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In Pictures: Burglar picks the wrong victim

Ben Park, serial burglar, caught on camera. Picture courtesy of Duncan Grisby

Serial burglar Ben Park was finally snared when he targeted a house where owner, Duncan Grisby, was more computer savvy than the average PC user.

Ben Park, serial burglar, caught on camera. Picture courtesy of Duncan Grisby

As he takes his cap of to get a better look at the room, Park doesn't realise a webcam is silently taking pictures of him and sending them to an external email address.

Ben Park, serial burglar, caught on camera. Picture courtesy of Duncan Grisby

The police said it was a joy to produce the photographs of Park caught red-handed.

Ben Park, serial burglar, caught on camera. Picture courtesy of Duncan Grisby

Park stole 4,000-worth of Mr Grisby's possessions. After seeing the damning evidence, he had little choice but to plead guilty.

Ben Park, serial burglar, caught on camera. Picture courtesy of Duncan Grisby

Park reaches for the camera. He will soon realise that, this time, he's picked the wrong victim.




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