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Shtreimel Stealer

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When thief Robert Giuff stole a sable-fur shtreimel out of a Hasidic man's car in Bushwick, he failed to notice the owner's name was marked inside. Moishe Horowitz put his full name and phone number inside of the hat, and when Giuff tried to sell it to a hat maker, the store owner called Horowitz, who called the police. The hat was worth $2,200, Giuff was trying to sell it for $350, and instead, was held on $7,500 bail. He claims that he found the hat—the $2,200 hat—on a pile of garbage. [NYP]