The Gangs of Åstorp

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Sunday “… five men were indicted, some of them members of the Black Cobra criminal gang. They are suspected of involvement in cake theft from the Godbiten bakery in Åstorp [pop. 8500] earlier this week. The cake was stolen from a truck on an industrial estate.

120 boxes containing among other things mazarines, brownies and apple pie were taken from the site.”

Via Swedish Radio.

Comments

  1. #1 Phillip IV
    March 15, 2010

    When nobody was looking, the Black Cobra Gang took 120 cakes. They took 120 cakes. That’s as many as twelve tens. And that’s terrible.

  2. #2 Martin R
    March 15, 2010

    I would quite like some cake, myself. And tea. Damn that Black Cobra gang!

  3. #3 Fredrik
    March 15, 2010

    For those of us who didn’t read US children’s dictionaries in the late seventies:

    http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/lex-luthor-took-forty-cakes

  4. #4 Martin R
    March 15, 2010

    Aha! Didn’t know that. I like the picture of Wonder Woman fighting a whale for her shoes.

  5. #5 csrster
    March 15, 2010

    Well that really takes the biscuit.

  6. #6 codero
    March 15, 2010

    Note to self: Åstorp, crime blackspot – avoid at all costs