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Thief steals nearly 500 used bras and panties by using fishing rod

By Mason White 6:09 PM October 27, 2015
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By: Mahesh Sarin
A young man was arrested on a charge of theft after allegedly stealing hundreds of used bras and panties by using a fishing rod, police in China said.

Liyang police said that they have arrested the 32-year-old man identified as Zhang, after officers found 285 used bras and 185 used panties in his van.

Police said that they searched the suspect’s van because it looked suspicious. Inside the van, officers also found a fishing rod, which the suspect used to fish the bras and panties from clothes lines.

During questioning, the man confessed to stealing the underwear, saying that he couldn’t control himself. The man was ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation.

In addition to the bras and panties, police officers found 102 articles of used women’s clothing in his van.