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Idaho Burglary Suspect Hid Face With Underwear

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BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Add men's underwear to the list of garments used by burglars to conceal their identity.

Police in southwest Idaho are looking for a suspect witnesses say sported a pair of men's briefs during a holdup of a Fruitland coffee shop.

Investigators say the man wearing the underwear was one of two who made off with a safe from Big Star Coffee. The safe contained about $500 in cash.

Their actions early Tuesday morning were captured on surveillance cameras inside and outside the shop.

Coffee shop owner Jason Wilson tells the Idaho Statesman the decision to rob a place in "tighty whities" proves the thieves may not have been well prepared.

Wilson said: "Who robs something with underwear on their head?" Anyone with information about the crime should call Fruitland police
  

      
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