Real Thieves of Genius, 2

Man dies after starting fire

AMORY, MS Monroe County man has died of injuries suffered in a restaurant fire that he started while trying to cook food.

Coroner Alan Gurley says 57-year-old Robert H. Davis of Amory died Wednesday at the Joseph M. Still Burn Center in Augusta, Ga.

Davis was taken to the hospital Monday night after sustaining heavy burns in the fire at the Gilleylen Dairy Bar in Amory.

Authorities say Davis apparently broke into the dairy bar, attempted to cook with the restaurant’s equipment and accidentally set the building on fire.

Real Thieves of Genius

Men suspected of stealing from Tennessee Goodwill store run out of gas
By Associated Press
2:58 PM EDT, July 22, 2008
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) _ Three men suspected of stealing from a Goodwill store in Cookeville ran out of gas before making it out of the parking lot, police say.

Officers said they found a truck stalled in the parking lot after someone called police saying a recliner chair was being stolen and loaded on the back of a truck.

The men were charged early Sunday with theft of property under $500.