burglars are using peanuts in sneaky trick to check if homeowners are in - new car alarm system
S. Police are hunting down a thief who is believed to be carrying out a series of lucrative home searches with peanuts.
During the day the thief had been robbing the house in northern Albuquerque, but what he or she had left confused the police.
Local residents say a bunch of monkey nuts were found at every crime scene --
They think it is used to judge whether the house is empty or not.
Peanuts have been found on the local trail and it is thought that thieves may be checking if they have been stepped on.
According to KOB4 News, the locals who are now worried say they are all walking on shells, fearing that their home may be attacked.
Resident Joe Slanga said his neighbor's property had been targeted and thousands of pounds worth of jewelry had been stolen hours later.
Until later a bunch of nuts were found on a quiet little road right outside the housede-
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Amateur beekeepers have now installed an alarm system in the hope that it will stop cunning criminals.