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Two arrested in KU thefts

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Kansas University police have arrested two Wichita men suspected of stealing more than $4,000 worth of computer equipment from Oliver Hall dorm rooms over the weekend.Cameron Hardrick and Michael Deallie, both 19 from Wichita, were arrested Monday evening and booked into Douglas County jail on suspicion of theft and aggravated burglary.Three laptop computers and two iPods were found missing from dorm rooms in Oliver Hall Sunday night.KU Public Safety Capt. Schuyler Bailey said that the two men had no affiliation with students, and credited the arrests to "good witnesses."- Ron Knox contributed this story.

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concernedparent 8 years, 11 months ago

"Three laptop computers and two iPods were found missing from dorm rooms in Oliver Hall Sunday night."

found missing? Seems like an odd way to put it.

Becca 8 years, 11 months ago

Found missing? How can you FIND something that's missing MISSING? Do you need an English tutor?

jayhawkster 8 years, 11 months ago

I think the judge should go Taliban on them and cut their hands off... or at least send the idiot thieves to Iraq and make them steal weapons from terrorists. That'll learn 'em. That'll learn 'em real good.

Laura Watkins 8 years, 11 months ago

I can just see the headline now:

"HANDS FOUND MISSING..."

bearded_gnome 8 years, 11 months ago

if we remove their hands...they can't type...can't type means they can't use a computer...can't use a computer means can't work...can't work means on the gov't dole...on the gov't dole means they win. no, I say, lock them in a room and apply some of what's being called "torture," like the Red Hot Chili peppers loud for several hours a day. or, what we did for the panamanian dictator: linda rhonstadt! that'll teach 'em and they can go and be productive citizens.

roger_o_thornhill 8 years, 11 months ago

When will folks learn: A life of crime is MUCH more work than a "legitimate" life. Seriously, how much time and money will this stunt cost our knuckleheaded bretheren from the south? Much more than the couple of hundred they could have gotten from a fence. Oh, I mean pawn broker...oh no I meant fence.

KsTwister 8 years, 11 months ago

It is always "missing" until you find it in the last place you looked---even if it was in another city?

bearded_gnome 8 years, 11 months ago

marioni: the red hot chili peppers are a musical group, you know, what the children are bopping to now. you see those young whippersnappers bopping?

Reporter 8 years, 7 months ago

Actually, Mr. DeAllie was cleared of all charges. His only mistake was hanging out with Cameron. Wrong place at the wrong time you now?

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