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Burglars in Italy unwrap Christmas gifts, cherry pick best

Chose the ones they wanted and destroyed the rest, police said

24 December, 13:06
Burglars in Italy unwrap Christmas gifts, cherry pick best (ANSA) - Milan, December 24 - Burglars who broke into a family home in the hinterland of the wealthy northern city of Varese made off with everything including the gifts under the Christmas tree, local media reported Tuesday.

The robbers, who burgled the house on Sunday after its alarm system failed, took the time to unwrap all the presents piled under the tree to cheery pick the best one.

They took an iPad and destroyed the toys, according to police. They also absconded with watches, jewelry and a scooter from the garage.

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