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Discretion the better part of robbery, crooks learn

Two men in the capital’s Chamkarmon district took the saying “walking in like they own the place” to new heights.

Police say the pair, 22 and 27, was roaming from home to home, breaking and entering at will, then leaving with the loot.

Their audacity aroused suspicions, however, and police were able to apply the handcuffs on Monday night as the men fumbled out of a house with their hands full.

A raid on the men’s house uncovered more stolen goods and the pair confessed. DEUM AMPIL

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