Police Station

Thieves Walked Into Police Station And Walked Out With Cannabis Plants

Now, officers must deal with the embarrassment of having thieves walk into the police station, and walk out again without their noticing.

Mar 1, 2017 - Brittney Sanger

Usually, it’s the cops that steal people’s weed. But this time, the police had a taste of their own medicine. A couple of thieves took cannabis plants and other items from the Merseyside Police station. Now, officers must deal with the embarrassment of having thieves walk in and out of their property holding giant pot plants without them noticing.

Sneaky crooks break into police station and escape with cannabis plants

Crooks Break Into 1 Willie Nelson Loves Nick And Nate Diazs New Weed Strains
Photo credit

Cops are always eager to snatch any hint of cannabis that they see. But, sometimes the tables turn.

In fact, Merseyside Police in the UK recently had a taste of their own medicine after crooks snuck into their station, and walked out with several cannabis plants, and other expensive items.

Alongside the cannabis, the thieves took 13 pedal bikes worth £7,650, two iPhones, an iPad and a £150 pair of Nike trainers. One plant, in particular, was fully grown and worth up to £900.

Then, to make matters more embarrassing, one officer had to explain how their flat cap was stolen from their police car.

After receiving a Freedom of Information request, the revelations started coming to light. Merseyside Police was asked to hand over recorded items stolen from all of their buildings since January 2015.

Targeted on their own turf

Crooks Break Into 2 Willie Nelson Loves Nick And Nate Diazs New Weed Strains
Photo credit

Instead of the cops taking the weed, this time they were the ones left dankrupt, as one source said,

It’s usually cops who go round nicking people not being nicked from. Whenever officers raid cannabis farms the plants will be seized as part of the investigation and they will be kept in secure storage rooms.

So exactly how this opportunistic thief managed to walk out of a cop shop carrying several cannabis plants without being spotted is anyone’s guess. He must be one of the stealthiest bandits around. It’s highly embarrassing for them to be targeted on their own turf.

Embarrassing, indeed.

Share This

Related Articles

Their plan to steal weed included smashing in the windows of the dispensary and then speeding away in a car outside.

Native Roots Dispensary worker. A group of teens' recent plan to steal weed from a dispensary went terribly wrong.

In case we didn’t already know he’s a badass.

At 85, Willie Nelson Releases His 67th Album and a Weed Strain To Go With It

He was raised in a conservative household by pro-life activists.



Stay in the loop

Exclusive deals, original content.
Delivered to you.