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Wednesday 24 August 2016 loc: GB

Theft

Alcohol tops British shoplifting list

Alcohol has topped the list of items most stolen from supermarkets, convenience stores and off-licenses, a new survey has found.

Thursday, January 21st, 2016 No Comments »

Dock worker arrested in DRC theft case

A stevedore at the French port of Le Havre has been arrested for his alleged role in the theft of over 100 bottles of Domaine de la Romanée-Conti from a container last year.

Monday, January 4th, 2016 No Comments »

Thieves steal 1,000 beer bottle caps

Police are appealing for witnesses after a strange theft saw over 1,000 beer bottle caps stolen, but the beer in the bottles had been left untouched.

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015 No Comments »

Thousands of bottles of wine stolen near Adelaide

Thousands of bottles of wine from Cardinham Estate have been stolen by thieves from a shed in the town of Clare, north of Adelaide in South Australia.

Monday, July 20th, 2015 No Comments »

Thieves steal £100k of wine from BBR

Fine wine merchant Berry Bros & Rudd has had £100,000 worth of wine stolen from its Basingstoke warehouse after thieves cut through the wall.

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015 1 Comment »

Stolen French Laundry wines recovered

The “majority” of the fine wine stolen from Michelin-starred restaurant The French Laundry on Christmas Day has been recovered in North Carolina.

Monday, January 26th, 2015 No Comments »

Thieves swipe 1,800 bottles of Côte-Rôtie

Thieves have broken into the cellars of Domaine Garon in the northern Rhône and made off with 1,800 bottles of wine worth thousands of pounds.

Thursday, December 11th, 2014 1 Comment »

Women jailed for stealing church wine

Two Italian women have been jailed for stealing three bottles of wine from their local church in Abruzzo.

Thursday, December 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Man steals $2k of wine from restaurant

A man has been arrested after stealing $2,300 worth of fine wine from the California restaurant at which he used to work.

Friday, December 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Thief jailed for £650 wine theft

A bumbling thief has been jailed after breaking into a London restaurant and making off with 28 bottles of wine in carrier bags.

Friday, September 12th, 2014 No Comments »

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