Is Hair From The Barber's Floor Next?

Tough times render rancid crimes. In fact, slick thieves have taken to stealing used grease from behind Detroit-area restaurants--that's right, the stuff in which french fries, mozzarella sticks, and the like are cooked. Ray Castine, president of Cedar Springs Rendering Co., a Michigan company hired by eateries to haul the goo away for recycling, says lard bandits cost his tiny outfit $250,000 a year.

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