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Bumbling burglar loses pants during theft from a Lakeland Hyundai dealership: Police

Posted at 9:11 AM, Nov 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-30 09:12:25-05

LAKELAND, Fla.-- Police are looking for a man who stole a generator but lost his pants in the process.

On November 18 a man broke into a Hyundai dealership using a fire extinguisher. But getting through the hole was a little more than he bargained for. The man lost his shorts for a moment while climbing through the hole.

Police say he was able to make off with a generator.

He was last seen walking down a street nearby the dealership.

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the bumbling burglar. Anyone with information is urged to call Lakeland Police Detective Scott Hutton at 863.834.8969.