housebreaker


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a burglar who unlawfully breaks into and enters another person's house

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a wrecker of houses

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Alvi's broad communal gesture has its appeal, even when "The moon blackens like an old banana" ("Red Ridinghood's Plan") or when the "Housebreaker" says: "I long to feel the charred paper breath / of sleepers rising and falling on my skin." The tone is nearly always fight.
Defence agent Gordon Ritchie said: "He is a prolific housebreaker. But not a very good housebreaker.
The man holds the 2010 record for the housebreaker with most crimes without being jailed, new Justice Ministry figures show.
They included Parker, the Cockney housebreaker turned butler who helped Lady Penelope save the day whenever the Thunderbirds pilots ran into
At Cardiff Quarter Sessions, a 17-year-old girl housebreaker from Ely who stole clothing worth pounds 30 while she was already on remand was sent to Borstal for three years.
But he falls into the clutches of Fagin (Ben Kingsley) and his gang of thieves, led by housebreaker Bill Sykes (Jamie Foreman), his mistress Nancy and cheeky pickpocket The Artful Dodger (Harry Eden).
Oliver runs away to London, in search of a better life but falls into the clutches of Fagin (Ben Kingsley) and his gang of thieves, led by housebreaker Bill Sykes (Jamie Foreman), his mistress Nancy (Leanne Rowe) and cheeky pickpocket The Artful Dodger (Harry Eden).
The two men were released three days before a convicted murderer and a housebreaker were allowed to walk free from court in Lanarkshire.
A Tayside Police insider said: "He is probably the most useless housebreaker we've come across."
Though, essentially, that's just a housebreaker with type 2 diabetes.
Oliver quickly falls into the clutches of Fagin (Kingsley) and his gang of thieves, led by housebreaker Bill Sykes (Foreman), his mistress Nancy (Rowe) and cheeky pickpocket The Artful Dodger (Eden).
Yet only the most ham-fisted of terror groups would have picked a bloke with a conviction as a housebreaker for the job.
Housebreaker Daryl Peacock started chatting away when victim Andrew Lloyd decided to ring his own mobile number.
Victims, too, must understand that behind many a housebreaker or mugger there is often likely to lie a pretty lamentable life story.