Thief Berates Mom For Leaving Child In Car
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A homeless man in Texas saw an opportunity. Somebody left their car running by the beach. So the man leaped in and drove off. Only afterward did he look in the backseat. He saw the toddler that the owners had left in the car to protect it from the cold. Say what you want about the car thief. He did the right thing. He drove back to the beach. He returned the car. And before running away, he scolded the parents for leaving their child unattended.
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