Photos Show Burglary Suspect in Tight Spot

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    Arlington police release pictures of the rescue of a man who became stuck inside a chimney during an alleged burglary attempt. (Published Thursday, Mar 3, 2011)

    In the battle of chimney vs. humans, score one for the chimney.

    Arlington police released photos of last month's rescue of a man suspected of attempted burglary who became stuck in a chimney.

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    Arlington police release pictures of the rescue of a man who became stuck inside a chimney during an alleged burglary attempt. (Published Thursday, Mar 3, 2011)

    It's painful to watch and somehow intriguing.

    Arlington police said Justin Cain tried to break into a vacant Arlington home through the chimney, but got stuck. Neighbors hear him yelling for help.

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    Arlington firefighters had to use a crane to pull Cain from the chimney. Then they promptly handed him over to Arlington police.

    Cain was arrested and charged with burglary and drug possession.


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