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Does this mean Mark Zuckerburg gets a finders fee?

A few weeks back, Jim Engelking of St. Paul, Minnesota came home and found he’d been robbed.  Thieves took his family’s electronics, jewelry, beer, frozen food and his 1998 red Volvo. Jim says he was most upset about the Volvo.  Fortunately for him, the thieves didn’t take it to be chopped up they took it out shopping instead.

They took it to a Goodwill, and parked it really badly.  They were crooked, halfway out of a spot, and touching a van’s bumper. A woman who saw the parking job thought it was so bad, she posted it on Facebook with the caption, “Nice park job, idiot.”

Well it turns out she’s Facebook friends with Jim’s daughter, Katie.  Katie saw the Facebook photo, recognized her dad’s car, and let her dad know. The cops found the car there, but still haven’t found the thieves.  Jim says he’s happy he’s been reunited with his car, because it’s his prized possession.

On a side note what kind of thief has the indecency to steal your beer.

[NBC]

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