Bergdorf Goodman employee confessed to stealing at least $279,000 in merchandise from the swanky Fifth Ave. store and other businesses after a supervisor saw him swipe a pricey purse earlier this month, court records show.
A Meadow Drive woman reported Thursday that sometime on June 22, someone entered a bedroom in her house and stole a pair of diamond earrings worth $1,100. The woman's daughter reportedly admitted that she sold the earrings to a dealer for $50.
Customs inspectors at the Toronto International Airport arrested Jimi Hendrix in May 1969 for the possession of heroin and hashish. Hendrix claimed a fan, unbeknownst to him, slipped the drugs into his luggage. He was subsequently acquitted of the charges.