Police: Man tried to steal 6 lbs of cow tongue by stuffing it in his pants

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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.

Source: Q13 FOX