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Spokane Valley woman baffled by potted plant theft

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SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. -

You hear of all kinds of things getting stolen – bikes, tool boxes, and even packages, but one Spokane Valley woman is still scratching her head after her potted plants are stolen from her home.

Debbie Froewiss went out to water her plants one morning, and noticed they were gone.

“I couldn't believe it. It's like what's the world coming to that they're taking plants at this point,” she says.

This isn't the first time she's been a victim. People stole mail from her before, so she installed surveillance cameras and caught what happened this time around.

The video from late June shows shortly after 3:30 in the morning, someone drove by and took three of her potted plants from her front yard.

“At this point we're kinda gun shy about putting stuff out in front of our house because it makes you wonder what's going to happen in the middle of the night. What are these people out doing while you're resting?” Debbie says.

Now, not much surprises her.

“You kind of lose faith in a lot of people,” she says.

She just hopes this person is caught.

“What are they going to get out of it? A nice flowerpot? It doesn't make sense to me.”

If you have any information about the crime, you can call Crime Check at 509-456-2233.

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