Nicholas Wig just might be the dumbest criminal yet, as police didn’t have to work hard at all to catch this man who broke into a Minnesota house. Wig forgot to log out of Facebook after checking his profile on the homeowner’s computer and then proceeded to agree to meet up with homeowner James Wood in an effort to get back wet clothes he’d left behind. Continue reading for the news report and more information.
Police in South St. Paul say that Wig took credit cards, cash and a watch last week. Homeowner JamesWood posted his phone number on the Wig’s Facebook page in hopes that someone would call. Little did he know that the burglar himself would text him and agree to meet, thinking he could negotiate for his clothes. When Wig was spotted, Wood immediately called police.