Police: Man tried to steal 6 lbs of cow tongue by stuffing it in his pants
DELAND, Florida (Dec. 2, 2014) — A Florida man is under arrest after police say he tried to steal more than 6 pounds of cow tongue by hiding it in his pants.
Jason Puckett, 44, was arrested over the weekend in Volusia County, according to MyNews13.com.
Police told WKMG-TV Puckett went into the cooler at the local Walmart, put the cow tongue down his pants and tried to walk out before a security guard stopped him.
Police said they found two beef tongues stuffed into Puckett’s pants.
He has been arrested and charged with theft.
The tongues were worth $35.35, police said.