facebook
twitter
search
search

Man allegedly stole $755 worth of melons

July 2, 2012 at 4:55 PM
| License Photo

HOKOTA, Japan, July 2 (UPI) -- Police in Japan said they arrested a 69-year-old man accused of stealing $755 worth of melons from a farm.

Police said a CCTV camera recorded the man entering a greenhouse at the Hokota, Ibaraki Prefecture, farm twice June 26 to steal the 30 valuable melons, Japan Today reported Monday.

Investigators said they are looking into whether the man stole fruit from any other farms after 79 melons were recovered from his home.

Like Us on Facebook for more stories from UPI.com  
Related UPI Stories
Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Florida man's kayak capsizes while trying to catch a shark
Lightning lights up Cinderella's castle, delays fireworks