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Archive for the month “June, 2012”

Counterfeiter caught selling to famous Detroit pawn shop of ‘Hardcore Pawn’

This was the wrong place to pass funny money.

http://www.clickondetroit.com/news/Counterfeiter-caught-selling-to-famous-Detroit-pawn-shop-of-Hardcore-Pawn/-/1719418/13023264/-/3tlqvdz/-/index.html

 

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American Idol winner Phillip Phillips family Pawn Shop burglary.

By Dave Miller – email

 

Donnie Phillips is the father of American Idol winner Phillip Phillips Donnie Phillips is the father of American Idol winner Phillip Phillips

 

ALBANY, GA -The Albany Police Department reports that search warrants are being executed in the wall-smashing burglary of the pawn shop owned by Donnie Phillips.

He is the father of American Idol winner Phillip Phillips.

Police say that they have recovered at least one item of property stolen from the pawn shop.

Thieves used a stolen Water Gas & Light backhoe to smash their way inside the Phillips family pawn shop overnight Tuesday.

The pawn shop is at the Corner of Oglethorpe Blvd. and Thornton Drive. The well site where the backhoe was jacked is about a mile-and-half way.

It’s likely the crooks climbed under the fence, bypassing the barbed wire to steal the machine.

The backhoe thief then smashed through the wall at the Pawn Shop made famous by American Idol winner Phillip Phillips.

 

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