The Case of the Liquor Store Lothario
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Scottish shoplifter Aron Morrison was picked up after pinching a bottle of vodka from a liquor store. It didn’t take Sherlock Holmes to find Morrison, though.
What he left behind: His name and phone number with the clerk after asking her out on a date. He seems like the type to use these 34 ridiculous excuses real people used to get out of work.
The Case of the Honest Employee
Graham Price of South Wales ripped off the bank where he worked, but he wasn’t completely duplicitous.
What he left behind: This note in the safe: “Borrowed, seven million pounds”—signed “Graham Price.”