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Police once used WD-40 to extricate a naked burglar who had become wedged into ductwork.
20 INGENIOUS USES FOR WD-40BY BILL HEAVEY/FIELD & STREAMFEBRUARY 11, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
Posing as an undercover detective, he persuades an elderly woman to give him her most precious valuables to thwart a supposed burglar.
The burglar alarm to keep his parents out of his messy bedroom wasn’t his only invention.
HONEY, I GREW THE ECONOMY (EP. 399)STEPHEN J. DUBNERDECEMBER 5, 2019FREAKONOMICS
No burglar ever brags of his exploits; the poacher always boasts, and always receives applause.
THE CHEQUERSJAMES RUNCIMAN
The real fact is that Mr. Parson's father was a burglar of the fine old school.
The burglar entered the room without noise, and the heavy breathing of the sleeper continued without intermission.
Next came Coronado, as happy as a disappointed burglar whose cue it is to congratulate the rescuing policeman.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
As for the gentleman at the door he was encumbered with his hurt companion, who fell across his knees as he rushed at the burglar.
The baffled burglar had fled but a few yards, when, casting his eye back, he saw their helplessness.
Fire and burglar alarms are divided into two general types, called "open circuit" and "closed circuit," respectively.

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