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German Police Hunt Thieves who Stole 44 Tons of Chocolate
570News ^ | Jan 29, 2018

Posted on 01/30/2018 3:43:03 PM PST by nickcarraway

Police say two truck trailers loaded with 44 tons (48.5 U.S. tons) of chocolate were stolen in southern Germany and there’s no sign of the sticky-fingered perpetrators.

Police said Monday the trailers packed with 400,000 euros ($496,100) worth of chocolate were stolen from an industrial park in Freiburg on Friday night.

One was found Saturday hauled by a Polish truck that had stopped at a rest area near the German-French border. The driver fled on foot and

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Food; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: chocolate; chunky; crime; freiburg; germany; tootsierolled
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1 posted on 01/30/2018 3:43:03 PM PST by nickcarraway
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Prime suspect:
2 posted on 01/30/2018 3:45:31 PM PST by mkmensinger
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To: nickcarraway
I know what to look for:

"I decline to answer that question on advice of counsel, Yer Honor..."

3 posted on 01/30/2018 3:47:31 PM PST by Billthedrill
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The global warmers say that chocolate will disappear in 2 years, so this load is worth trillions.


4 posted on 01/30/2018 3:49:53 PM PST by lurk
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To: nickcarraway

Last name “Gloop”?


5 posted on 01/30/2018 3:50:18 PM PST by RushIsMyTeddyBear (Screw The NFL!!!!!! My family fought for the flag!)
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To: nickcarraway; Tax-chick; Daffynition
44 tons (48.5 U.S. tons) of chocolate were stolen


6 posted on 01/30/2018 3:50:25 PM PST by Ezekiel (All who mourn(ed!) the destruction of America merit the celebration of her rebirth.)
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To: nickcarraway

Was tempted but I didn’t do it.


7 posted on 01/30/2018 3:51:04 PM PST by TruthWillWin (The problem wiath socialists is that you eventually run out of other peoples money.)
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To: lurk

“The global warmers say that chocolate will disappear in 2 years, so this load is worth trillions.”

FWIW, a quick search brought up an obamaload of references to 30 years and/or 2050.


8 posted on 01/30/2018 3:52:35 PM PST by treetopsandroofs
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To: lurk
The delicate {cocoa, also cacao} plant is under threat as rising temperatures is sucking moisture from the soils where the trees grow.

Wow, the same soil as in which the trees grow!

Solution:


9 posted on 01/30/2018 4:04:11 PM PST by treetopsandroofs
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To: lurk

When thieves steal,it’s all about priorities......Forget gold,a run on chocolate is coming


10 posted on 01/30/2018 4:11:01 PM PST by Hambone 1934
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To: nickcarraway
Found the culprit:


11 posted on 01/30/2018 4:11:14 PM PST by nicollo (I said no!)
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I would start looking at peanut butter warehouses.


12 posted on 01/30/2018 4:17:16 PM PST by Daniel Ramsey (Thank YOU President Trump, finally we can do what America does best, to be the best)
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To: Ezekiel
I have an alibi. Wasn't me.


13 posted on 01/30/2018 4:30:47 PM PST by Daffynition (The New PTSD: PRESIDENT-Trump Stress Disorder - The LSN didn’t make Trump, so they can't break him)
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To: Daffynition; Diana in Wisconsin

Diana, was it you?


14 posted on 01/30/2018 4:45:23 PM PST by Pete from Shawnee Mission
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To: nickcarraway

It wasn’t me. I didn’t do it. I have an alibi. Come back with a warrant ;-)


15 posted on 01/30/2018 4:53:03 PM PST by Cloverfarm (Pray for the peace of Jerusalem ...)
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To: nickcarraway

Truckload of contraband chocolate, trying to make it out of Freiburg across the Rhine River into France, free and clear...

Smokey and the Bandit, with German subtitles.


16 posted on 01/30/2018 5:04:07 PM PST by ameribbean expat
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Q. How many Frenchmen does it take to steal 44 tons of chocolate?

A. 3 Musketeers


17 posted on 01/30/2018 5:08:50 PM PST by bunkerhill7 ((((("The Second Amendment has no limits on firepower"-NY State Senator Kathleen A. Marchione.")))))))
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To: AdmSmith; AnonymousConservative; Berosus; Bockscar; cardinal4; ColdOne; Convert from ECUSA; ...
Thanks nickcarraway. German police followed the trail of wrappers. Found Tupac, he was still alive after all.

18 posted on 01/30/2018 5:30:53 PM PST by SunkenCiv (www.tapatalk.com/groups/godsgravesglyphs/, forum.darwincentral.org, www.gopbriefingroom.com)
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Gotta be women.


19 posted on 01/30/2018 5:42:07 PM PST by DIRTYSECRET (urope. Why do they put up with this.)
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To: DIRTYSECRET
Police should look for women who appear to be high on endorphins -- that has to be rare among German women.

20 posted on 01/30/2018 6:52:41 PM PST by SunkenCiv (www.tapatalk.com/groups/godsgravesglyphs/, forum.darwincentral.org, www.gopbriefingroom.com)
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