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Thief armed with gun steals false teeth from man at Walmart parking lot

By Mason White 11:51 AM August 8, 2016
Dentures (illustration) 

By: Chan Yuan
(Scroll down for video) Police are looking to arrest a man on a charge of theft after allegedly stealing dentures from a man at a Walmart parking lot, according to police in South Carolina.

Orangeburg police said that the incident unfolded on Thursday around 5:00 a.m., at the parking lot of the Walmart located at 2795 North Road.

The victim told police that he was parked in the parking lot while sitting with his legs outside of the side door when a man approached him and asked for a cigarette.

The man then presented a green and silver semiautomatic pistol, and demanded money. The thief then put his hand into the victim’s pocket and grabbed change and dentures.

The thief then got into the passenger side of a light-colored vehicle parked nearby, and fled from the scene. The victim lost about $1 in change.

The false teeth cost $400.